Everyone … And I


In every home
along my street
girls giggle,
boys scuffle,
fathers read,
babies cry,
mothers quiet,
children laugh.
In general
people live their lives
and I,
I sit beneath a tarnished sky,
watching the sun
melt into a gold pool.
And I …
I live mine.

[photo] Photo by Megan Hawryluk; do not copy