Treasure Island

Jayl Morris

(April 23,1956 / St. Louis, MO)

The long lost poem


This is the poem
that was never meant to be.
I thought I'd put it on a boat
and sent it out to sea.

It must have traveled very far
though, not far enough indeed,
the poem lost forevermore
has returned for you to read.


April 1986

Submitted: Monday, January 27, 2014

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