I remember what it is to be somebody’s One,
but eventually, I might just forget.
And perhaps then I’ll want you to settle for me…
but, lover, I’m not there yet.
[A tiny poem, inspired by a turn of phrase in a conversation with my BFF.]
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Ra Avis is the author of Sack Nasty: Prison Poetry and the girl behind the dinosaur at Rarasaur.com. She is a once-upon-a-time inmate, a reluctantly-optimistic widow, and an exponential storyteller.
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