Treasure Island

JANIS Frankel


Now


Chip a chunk out of time, and crawl into the cave of this moment.
Listen only to the sounds of the present, the echoes and the melody
of your lovesong.
Shut out the past with a boulder.
Don't let the light of old thoughts creep through the door.
Push back the future with the strength of right now,
And stretch this minute until it circles infinity.

Submitted: Friday, April 18, 2014
Edited: Saturday, April 19, 2014

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