IfOnce more, when the spring comes,If2 years ago in Free Verse More Like This
melting the frozen snows
I, too, will take the steps
into the warm light.
A fleeting thought disappears
before your name and mine begin;
a mere acknowledgment to this
reality, which holds much of bitterness.
'If' is a lonely word
in this chaos reality called 'life',
its company, the regret that is
of a past long due.