my dead lemoninfused, suffused,my dead lemon4 months ago in Free Verse More Like This
my dead lemon
passed and bloating
where's your mother?
have the cash yet?
springtime came latewhen I am twenty I will be writing that I am twenty and I know nothing.springtime came late9 months ago in Free Verse More Like This
when I am eighteen I will be writing that I am leaving and I am unready.
when I am seventeen I will be writing that I am already old.
every time I will be wrong,
but now I am sixteen and headstrong
and full of the hope my youth was barren of when it was meant to be flush
and maybe that's right.