Louise by Leslie Jones

tiny nested bird bones

akimbo in lavender pajamas

 

rest on floating waves of

xanax and vicodan

 

Curved of finger and sweet eyes

 

cradled in their glaze

we sat

holding hands

at your bedside

 

waiting like dustmotes

not knowing

when or where

we would settle

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Jeremiah Walton

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