Thursday, February 27, 2014


After her memory went
what was left was
her past
stacked in albums where
she looked at her life
as if lived by others
every page more faded--
but even as her children fell away
she brought the pictures closer
to touch the only face not forgotten.
Oh, darling, she said.

from Warped Passage


Iulia Flame said...

This is very special.

Cheryl Snell said...

Thank you. It's a true story.