The Waltz

He said she loved the waltz.renoir26

The dance between a woman

and the man who knew

how to make her feel

a cherished treasure.

validated…

known…

in the affirmative

in silence.

 

He knew how she felt inside

when words wouldn’t come

and only feelings

spilled all over her skin

that no longer fit…

water cascading

from a pitcher held by angels’ hands

painting striated canyon walls

  …D      

            …O   

                        …W          

                                    …N

the Havasupai Falls and        

          o                

               v          

                    e

                         r

her…

 

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One thought on “The Waltz

  1. This is so unique; the wording is beautiful, and the visual structure’s so interesting. The two aspects together force the reader onward.

    Brilliant!

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