poet Bethany Maxwell

Bethany Maxwell

Like Clockwork

My hips keep time,
Sixty second circles,
Forming minutes in the air;
My heart beats out the moments,
Its ticking filling gaps in the circles;
My hands move slower,
Inch by inch etching hours in your skin.

By: Bethany Maxwell
March 29,2013

Poem Submitted: Friday, March 29, 2013

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  • Saadat TahirSaadat Tahir (3/29/2013 4:00:00 AM)

    novel approach to montage...
    time tide and love intertwined as they shd be


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