desire

soft lips
against
my own

simply
pressing
beauty

this moment
carries
truth

this truth
carries
my heart

this love
redoubles
my efforts

knowing
the end
holds
loss

The poem was written back in 2003 and was never published.
The photo is one I took in downtown El Paso, November 2016

Written by Steven Zimmerman

Artist, writer, poet and more.

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