October 29, 2014
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I try to recreate
the memories of black sleep
in a coffee cup.
rings under my eyes,
rings on my textbook pages,
both caused by coffee.
I stay up all night.
Drinking coffee to learn
and learning to drink coffee.
I drink coffee now
Hoping one-day to be offered
A cup of hemlock.

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TargonTheDragon said...
Nov. 23, 2014 at 4:15 pm
"...drinking coffee to learn and learing to drink coffee."   -such an amazing statement there.
GreyGirl This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. replied...
Dec. 9, 2014 at 8:03 am
Glad you liked it!
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