The moment before we kiss

not heavy or loud,
creating the phrases that capture me
you make even the simple,
the quiet and the unseen,
spread, travel, envelop
everything that I am
becoming everything that you see,
and then we kiss.

Poem by Poem by J. Grace


Published by Jessica Buck

Librarian (MLIS). BA in English & Renaissance Studies from UCSB. Poet, coffee drinker, Austen reader, book lover, and total geek: Star Wars, Doctor Who, Firefly, Harry Potter, etc.

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