I wonder if you think of me
if you see my face at all
I wonder if I’m on your thoughts
a ﬂash of color at night
I wonder if you hear my name, do you think of my laugh?
I wonder if you’ll miss me soon
if you’ll wonder where I am
I want to know if I’m unjust
if I picked up and moved too fast
I’d ask you what you thought of me
but I don’t think you’d even recall
my feathers on your window
my perch right on your bed
I don’t think you’d even bother to see my jesses still sitting by your door
I wanted you to take me out
Not for you to leave me out.
Editor’s Note: If you enjoy Caroline’s work, be sure to check out her work that we featured a couple weeks ago!
Make sure you check out Big Easy Magazine’s past featured poets! This includes work by Tyree, Julia, Sharita, Nolan and Joao!
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