Sunday, January 29, 2012

When by Lori L Moore


Anna Pavlova as the Dying swan

When time was mine to dance the dance 
My feet refused the game 

When time was mine to sing love’s song 
I wouldn’t say your name 

Now scarcity defines the game 
of economic dreams 
where love and dance no longer call 
with carefree, youthful schemes 

When time was mine to dance and sing 
When time was mine 
When time 
When 
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