December 13th, 2019

books

Poetry Friday: Older, Younger, Both by Joyce Sutphen

I must begin again, and again I
must begin.

Everything I plan must wait, and
having to wait has made me old, and
the older I get, the more I wait, and everything
I'm waiting for has already been planned.

I must stop my stopping and start to start-

- selected lines from Older, Younger, Both by Joyce Sutphen

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