30 Poems in 30 Days

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

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Day 17 -- Story from the Past

What We Lost

The palace, never truly ours, burned.
Cave-homes collapsed, and all
the cottages crumbled. We lived
outdoors after that, in small grey
tents near what was left of the water.