the wax paper

Leading Edge

When.

I think ‘when’ and I think

time

and I think time

that

eats slowly at the leading edge of flame curling up the

not

yet

 

‘when’

Brook Pearson’s poems have been published in The GooseGalvanizing Resistance(Re)Purposed Magazine, and ArtAscent, with work forthcoming in Canadian Literature. He sometimes publishes parts of a Rhizomatic Book over at wordsasplateaus.wordpress.com.