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Back Then

Yesterday's ink
gives a view
into my thoughts
of you
back then 

Back then
tomorrow was never
spoken

Today's view
has been tarnished
by the soot
on the panes of glass 

Smoke from the fire
that once burned   

For you

Back then

Copyright (C) 2021 Penny Wilson

Author:

Penny Wilson is a freelance writer who writes in several genres. She has written articles for WOW Women on Writing. Her poetry has been published in online journals, such as Ariel Chart, Spill Words Press and the Poppy Road Review. Penny is a member of the Austin Poetry Society. Her poetry has been featured in the publication America's Emerging Poets 2018 & 2019 by Z Publishing, Poets Quarterly and Dual Coast Magazine published by Prolific Press. You can find more of her writings on her blog at https://pennywilsonwrites.com/ and follow her on Twitter @pennywilson123.

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