by ellen vanderslice

3. she walked with a phone

she walked with a phone pressed to her ear
and the long ghost of a conversation hung
like a vapor trail behind her

she will walk through it over and again
in silent resonance
her smile
safely stowed

1. cicisbeo
2. Pluto
3. she walked with a phone
4. Lullaby
5. The Key
6. I Remember One Rose
7. What I Want to Know
8. How I've Been
9. I must be mad
10. Love is Like Water
11. Catch Your Breath
12. The Speed of Love
13. Benevolence
14. Message in a Bottle
15. I Have Been Here Before
16. I Want Back
17. The Parallel Universe Has Closed





©2002 Ellen Vanderslice
20 February 2002