Faraway Friend

You are mostly now just a voice
On the phone. Faraway you and I
Recount the tiptoeing we do through
The days– the beautiful funny
Blips on our children’s radar
Of attention and meaning that
Remind us that perfection is inside
The ordinary.

3 thoughts on “Faraway Friend

  1. mark says:

    I love the simplicity of word choice here. It paints a dreamy yet slightly melancholy picture. It’s not obvious, but it does work.

  2. frances says:

    Lovely lovely lovely, honest and true. Faraway friend of mine!


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