What is a poet
but an assessment
of her love stories?

A vast understatement
loaded with careless imprecision

(I am constantly amazed
by the human impulse
to suffocate the world with labels)

And so the ultimate test
for a writer is
to explain the unexplainable

For instance–
the galaxies behind your eyes
that are riddled with constellations;
my self-consuming need
to explore that universe


About savannahlyn

I write to articulate what my tongue cannot
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