30 Poems in 30 Days

30 Poems in 30 Days
A Project for National Poetry Writing Month

Monday, April 3, 2017

Day 3 -- An Elegy

Departure Lounge

put on your red shoes you said,
so I turned, strange changes
still spinning my jukebox heart
transmission and live wire, doing time’s
cigarette in my mouth, young
american style
all night, waiting by the sky
for your sidereal self
to blow my mind