daydream

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i can throw words
out of balance

yet i’m small ~ yellow
a secret question

a stopway off its hinges
i grow a little more infinite

within human limits
~ my door’s hungry

mother says don’t eat
with your mouth open

mother says don’t talk
with your mouth full

but i’ve always
been otherwise ~ yellow

i wear a light sweater
now that it’s April

and the sun is peeking out
to see where i am next

absorbed in restraint, or
inventing a fire escape

25: NaPoWriMo and Real Toads

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11 thoughts on “daydream

  1. Yellow. Sometimes seen as symbolising fear, sometimes joy – but I like, ‘i’ve always / been otherwise’.

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