Turn Back Time

I sketch your face on paper –

to feel your weight,

that solid transparency.

What I find are missing words,

like an Etch A Sketch,

canceling sounds,

like big closets full of hangers,

or the despair of dusty mugs,

before the coffee.

Can we turn back time?

Rewind?

Reappear?

Published by Tricia Sankey

Plays with words in her free time.

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