• Jan Avellana

lonely juices

today

loneliness

is

gobbling

me

up

whole.

wolfing

me

down,

gulp

by

gulp,

not

even

bothering

to

chew.

just

slowly

letting

me

digest,

--bone,

sinew,

marrow--

in

lonely

juices,

waiting

patiently

for

me

to

dissolve

~ j. avellana

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