A Wonderful Poetry Journal

Check out http://www.theshinejournal for a great place to submit your poetry.Moving Day


Pat St. Pierre

Moving Day

I watch

as you pile clothes over your arm.

The bed that once moved

with entangled bodies

is now still.

Your ring –

a symbol of our love is tossed on the bureau.

Brown boxes stacked

in the corner

await their departure.

In the living room

an ebony piano

like a menacing omen

reiterates our differences.

Soon someone else’s memories

will make their home here.

Published in The Shine Journal 2009

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