Written for: Poetic Asides #339 – Write an anticipation poem.
A person could anticipate an early spring or a lover’s fling; a person could anticipate any old thing. Not sure why I just broke into rhyme, but some folks even anticipate crimes (that may or may not happen from time to time). So whether it’s wrong or whether it’s right, I anticipate the poems people are going to write.
heightens, I’m frightened.
What if this is end of line?
Steady, I am not ready. Thoughts tangle, death dangles
like a mocking skeleton finger. What memories do I treasure. Take measure
of all my past pleasures. Okay. Breathe. If we do not crash, what do I
want to do more than anything else? Simple–girls just wanna have fun.