swallowing the shine of the sun

it’s harder to lie
late at night
to yourself
the truth doesn’t sleep
the less clothing
you wear
the more forthcumming
you are
or maybe it’s just
know as well
as i do
that when the sun
comes up
so will the
load-bearing wall
between us

2 thoughts on “swallowing the shine of the sun

  1. Read this about 2 hours ago and the word “forthcumming” still makes me chukkle. In fact it might be the only thing that gets me through today.

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