Caught on Camera

Spring vacation smiles
underexpose a calm voice:
Can I be alone?

Can I have Winter
sunny solo time without
group flash strobe moments?

Deserted Summers
on ice flow isolations
surrounded by me?

I’m left only Fall
to decline image requests
and thieve my soul back.

#NaPoWriMo 2016 Day 6

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Richard Leis

Richard Leis is a writer and poet living in Tucson, Arizona. His poetry has been published in Impossible Archetype. His essays about fairy tales and technology have been published on Tiny Donkey and Fairy Tale Review’s “Fairy-Tale Files“.