I let the rain in

Just as he said I would

Now my windows are shut

And it’s dark inside



My lighted day is over swiftly

Before I can blink, all the love was gone

Love, my treasure

Is flickering, I tried to keep some for myself

But the wick crumbled

And I collapsed

In consequence

This original poem (poetry) is written and copyrighted by Juana M. Gumbs. All photography was taken by Ms. Gumbs, all rights are reserved by her in July 2021 (C)


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