davey dreamnation

seething since 2001

More Sun Than Clouds Sprinkles Early

said let’s buy tulips because you were homesick
twenty four hour florists late night emergencies
the tulips sat inside a cool store freezer still wet
& trembling fragile as a whispered wish (we said
let’s buy some tulips today there’s more sun than
cloud their powers are quite expensive but what
does money matter (when there’s more sun than
clouds scanning the supermarket aisles for some
sprinkles early in the morning (we said let’s buy
some sprinkles when you were thinking of home
i was thinking of the sun we took photographs of
tulips they were orange as bushfire suns (& wet
as clouds & our faces looking up to see sprinkles
saw twinkles in the blank sky (homesick & here

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3 Comments

  1. This is frickin’ beautiful.

  2. Kat

    Heel lief!

  3. davey

    Thanks!!

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