Sunday, March 31, 2013

What the Angel Said to the Insomniac

That sound is not the train horn
it's the universe trying to speak.
Without longing
what purpose would love serve?

3 comments:

erin said...

and without longing how might we endure any of this at all? longing causes us to want to breach the distance.

i love trains. i. love. trains. but then who doesn't?

xo
erin

the walking man said...

Perhaps to satiate the longing?

Hannah Stephenson said...

The title is a poem, and the poem is a poem. Two poems. Wonderful ones.