Saturday, November 24, 2018

Your Trust By Alyssa Trivett

Keep all the thoughts in a room.
Overnight and expedite them.
Put on evening like a pot of coffee,
it can always be shut off.
Compartmentalized in drawers,
hacking off the meaning of hour,
the minute hand chainsaw
chiseling away as days wind down
into another season
and comic bubbles continue
amongst valid conversation.
Let me know what you think
turns into the privilege
of talking in cars.
Thank you for your friendship,
and for your trust.

About Alyssa Trivett: 

Alyssa Trivett is a wandering soul from the Midwest. When not working two jobs, she listens to music while chirping down coffee and scrawling lines on the back of gas station receipts. Her work has appeared in many places (including the trash bin), but most recently at The Rye Whiskey Review.

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