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A Wish for Someplace Else

Ben Bisaillon

Contributor


Leave

your jewels in old

shoes

salt water

makes it easy

to float

still

drown in

ocean

air

setting sunlight

rocks watch

from the shore

stars see shapes

from the sky

they are all guardians

cold is bearable

in due time

wrapped and wading with

seventy-one percent

of the Earth


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