prompt #15, hour 12 ~ erasure

See the way I have of growing?
I find myself pausing
before funerals.
Prevent me stepping into the sea.
This is a philosophical flourish
nothing surprising.
All men cherish the ocean.

6 thoughts on “prompt #15, hour 12 ~ erasure

  1. This makes me think of growing olde with grace.
    The reference to November is late in the year, yet the pause before funerals is nothing but that – a pause. The last line is like a breath out. This is elegant and strong.

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