The Waiting Room

drop by drop we join the whole
press the inside out
learn each other’s secret signals
feel water’s pressure against skin

you can liken the process to birth
or death
the film between each
a gossamer thread plied,
woven to catch every escapee

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Audrey Howitt

Audrey Howitt

A licensed attorney and psychotherapist, opera singer, voice teacher, and poet.