skin, canvas of bruises
red-brown, slow to heal from falls
old age, an inevitable arrival
time, rushing mirror on wheels,
plays your memories on gramaphone
I'm rivered too
sun-parched by your journey
but I must thirst still for life's mysteries
Posted for D'verse Poets - 5th year D'verse celebration - Monday's celebration is a special interview of Brian Miller and the poetry prompt is 44 word post with the word Journey. Please join us for a poetry feast from Monday to Friday, July 18 to 22 as we celebrate 5th year anniversary of D'verse.
I just came back from visiting my folks and I thought a lot about growing old.