watch your step…

watch your step

slowly
she moves
moving
down the steps
steps
where once
children laughed
now
empty
snow crusted
memories
no one now
to remove
the snow
snow covers
steps
and
graves
of those
who walked here
now
alone
slow steps
down
down to where
there is really
no place
to go

6 thoughts on “watch your step…

  1. Snow will melt away sooner or later… My mind resonates with that – I have always been thinking of winter as something that symbolizes loss of connection with the past: the memories may still be clear and vivid, but somehow they no longer “touch” that point on the time scale and you can no longer see them as evidence of things that once were real…

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