My debut poetry ebook is out on Smashwords: https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/562977 , free until July 31. You are very welcome to read it and do not hesitate to provide feedback.



Summer in the city

The window's shut. Rain strokes the glass,
and I am sitting behind it, thinking.

Remembering how it was, in this other, exotic land,
with the very hot days and the very warm nights.

The buzz from the TV screen, the conversations,
the laughs and screams from the street,
the freedom from the duty.

The walks on the promenade, the awkward encounters
with familiar faces you wish you'd never met;
the music blasting a bit too loud from the speakers
signalling the beginning of another summer night in the city.




Poetry by Eva
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Written on 2015-07-27 at 11:05

Tags Summer  City  Urban 

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Jamsbo Rockda The PoetBay support member heart!
A fine piece Eva. Sometimes remembering is all we have :)
2015-07-30


Lawrence Beck The PoetBay support member heart!
This is very nicely written.
2015-07-27