One-Lined Poem: Pausing

Little hopper at night|Photo Credit: Tremaine L. Loadholt

Paused in place, five seconds of peace while nightfall sneaks upon its back–it knows trouble lurks in the shadows.

Taking A Break

A One-Lined Poem

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what lures us to the enigmatic — the beautiful ones crowned in tattoos, lickable lips sipping iced cream, boldly exclaiming, “My milkshake brings all the boys to the yard,” and I silently agree.

Originally published in Chalkboard on Medium.