He could push his words on people and “it wouldn’t mean anything.”
Fear that, like Poe or Stevenson, no one will care until after death.
A young man realizes, through an experience with an underprivileged boy who loves books, that words can cause us to connect.
A loose-form poem exploring the poet’s gaze.
This poem explores the questions, How can you express all these mysteries? How can words touch, break, destroy, create feelings undiscovered?