Year 2: Day 111 – Our Last Day On Earth

Little Pieces

We ate acai berries and drank agave nectar
in the branches of the trees when the wind lay still;
we hollowed out flutes and painted our stomachs
and dug ’til our fingers were bleeding.

They asked us what we’d like to do
on our last day on Earth
and I thought it would be fitting
if we could reenact the first,

we braided vines and named the birds
and made up words to call the moon.
I saw an exit,
but we deserved to die.

View original post


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s