From “Melting,” from my book, Thrown Again into the Frazzle Machine: Poems of Grace, Hope, and Healing.
“…This puddle of you,
this butterfly in the making,
that familiar rough patch
neither here nor there….”
Although I wrote this poem in 2009, under quite different circumstances, I am again in that place right now. You?
Listen here to poem 24: https://youtu.be/ahlWyKgPyi4