I have never known how to dance.
I always feel like a fool,
although I know I should give it a
There was a stranger I knew
when I lived in Portsmouth.
He would be at the platform
when it was
It was the end of May.
The sun was bright yellow above the meadow
where Richard and I would go on
There's a house near the road back to town.
Not a house. A room.
An ever-yellow dot in a darkening
Please here the storm as it gathers outside,
don't mistake it to be an ephemeral tide,
go out to
They say girls can be who they want these days:
Astronauts, managers, even presidents.
I took a walk to see the rain,
to smell the early yellow oranges again
as autumn comes and Earth