Pagosa Springs Artists

One Year Old Speak

sounds discordant,

with a soulful gaze, 

vowels spat out

in a verbal maze

 

there's an eaarnest

gasp while holding

fast, then a sudden

distract and she's

gone, her meaning

scat

 

first published in The Rockford Review

©2020 Bonnie Manion

   

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