David Abrahams

Rookie (05 September 1969 / San Diego, CA)

Quantum Dad, Quantum Lover - Poem by David Abrahams

Quantum Dad, Quantum Lover

I exist in two places -
Behind these dirtfilled walls,
In the shadow of the Garambak Pass –
In the grime filled grind of dusty disillusion.

And the mattress wallow beside you, window cracked
To a robin’s song on the green green grass –
Where the boy fights bed-time,
And protests the injustice of an absent dad.

“We are a team” he says to you.
But don’t count me out –
Because when you take my measure
On the grainy feed of internet video
I snap back from my superposition.
To exist with you - alone.
The only matter
in the time we call this year.

DSA May '10

Comments about Quantum Dad, Quantum Lover by David Abrahams

  • (5/28/2010 11:14:00 PM)

    Thank you Marie - it is nice to hear that my poetry is enjoyable to others. (Report) Reply

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  • (5/8/2010 11:49:00 PM)

    I am really enjoying the way you write David. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, May 2, 2010

Poem Edited: Wednesday, May 5, 2010

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