A CROWN OF IMPOSSIBILITIES
I lower myself onto him, flinch
We are drawn to distraction:
Inevitably, the bed gets crowded.
I will remember him like that, a small-
Words have no consequence
I lower myself, shiver
Kim Rose grew up just outside London, influenced by a traditional British education heavy on literature and language as well as her parents' diverse musical tastes. She lives in Gainesville, Florida, where she works in strategic communications for the University of Florida and also sings with a band. She's had poems appear in print in the Bacopa Literary Review and online at Burrow Press.
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