National Poetry Month · Writing

Distance —National Poetry Month Day 13

As a child I developed random systems of measurement. First, they began with distance. I counted fence posts, sidewalk cracks, footsteps, stairs, doorways, windows, to quantify how long until I reached home, how long until I reached— where? Surely it started with tracking the distance to home? At some point it moved beyond tracking the distance. I…… Continue reading Distance —National Poetry Month Day 13