Stories of little boys
and sticking them in a scrapbook
The idea of fix-depositing beauty,
continues to entice.
Sunshine tendrils float in front
but stay with you only as long as the eyes can follow them
The option of putting them in a safe-box for leisurely perusal
would have been desirable
As much for soothing the self
as for sharing with anyone who
First published in Anapest/The Paragon Journal, 2 Sep 2017.