Quick

How quickly time passes,
cuts to the quick
of a quick lifetime
of the quick and the dead,
fills us with dread.

Only the quick understand
that, although our ashes and dust
filter back into the earth,
our souls dance on
in the universe.

Kim M. Russell, 10th September 2018

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My response to dVerse Poets Pub Quadrille: Quick! Write Something!

 

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