25 Sep



two strangers

catch sight

of each other

at the very edge

of their own


and both wonder

the same thing.


Yet one

or the other

or both

need to step

into view.


They sometimes do.



© the author writing as Romantic Dominant

Art by Thomas Saliot



Posted by on September 25, 2020 in Poetry, romance, Still Life


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6 responses to “Periphery

  1. Zoewiezoe

    September 25, 2020 at 3:12 pm

    It’s that stepping part that’s just so damn tricky.

    Liked by 1 person

  2. patti o'malley (@OzoneparkPatti)

    September 25, 2020 at 11:55 pm

    Noting is impossible..

    Liked by 1 person

  3. thereluctantpoet

    October 1, 2020 at 12:40 am

    Reblogged this on The Reluctant Poet.

    Liked by 1 person


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