Summer Hanging

two decades gone
he tries in vain
to love a woman
never his,
a slip knot falls
the end
of a rope, cries aloud
to gravity.
less than sums
of every hole--
mathematics of the heart
break down
a null solution every way
and every cord
divides itself again.

JM Gant

A New Jersey born poet, author, and editor. Arch Linux enthusiast, and self-confessed data-hoarder.

  • USA - New Jersey