Seesaw, poetry written by Alan David Gould at Spillwords.com
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Seesaw

Seesaw

written by: Alan David Gould

 

Love I have chased all my life, I
contoured words of my own design
and framed thoughts that surrounded
the core of something I could never quite understand

In the interstices of a seesaw
suddenly you were
sitting on the other end, I felt
gravity I could not resist and

now I am tucked into a
bed and a bed’s things

I am dreaming and you are there,
inside every part of the space that makes the motion that
sees me

Live with me forever until we are Earth, yet
no longer bound by earthly restraints, we will
breathe the air, drink the water of
what we have been, as we
evolve like ripening fruit

 

NOTE FROM THE AUTHOR:

My ever-growing love for my wife, Sally.

Seesaw, poetry written by Alan David Gould at Spillwords.com

Alan David Gould

Alan David Gould

Alan David Gould is a composer, writer and poet residing in Sarasota, FL. Gould is putting the finishing touches on a first anthology of collected poems, soon to be published. He is also writing a book of educational essays for musicians, a journal and dream journal, composing orchestra and chamber work for film and performance and tackling the remix of 40 years worth of original singer-songwriter material.
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