I walk along the streets
and desperate domain
with shadowed pain
in the alleyways, and
along the riverfront
turning my stomach end over end
under the brisk, and breezy moon
I see you
our one and only truth
Photo by Prettysleepy, Pixabay
hope’s truth was inspired by the poem Hot Ashes, by Benjamin Nambu.
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