Treasure Island

Dorothy (Alves) Holmes

(Baltimore, Maryland)

Back Tracking... (rewritten)


I ran back again,
to gather your missing kisses.
Suddendly the memory of your arms
holding me filled my eyes with tears,
blinding me...
I stumbled on, searching for you,
becoming trapped in the folds of a taperstry
woven of what I wanted, not what I needed.
Still I ran on.


5: 01 a.m.
March 24,2009

Submitted: Thursday, October 08, 2009
Edited: Sunday, October 11, 2009
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