Asterisk

who knows if
the snowflake cries
in a loud, tiny voice
*HERE I AM*

before he hits
the ground
before he joins
so many

an asterisk
or footnote
stuck beneath
wet galoshes

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6 thoughts on “Asterisk

  1. Of all the people I’ve met online, only you could conjure such a beautiful poem about self-immolation. Nice work, Angie!

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