The Poem Said

David Newell

I’m always around
said the poem
beneath your perceptive world,
underground, in a well

anytime you can throw
a bucket down
when you need me

anytime you remember me
said the poem
anytime you want to carry
an old bucket


Also by David Newell
Eyes Slide Off of Me / The Poem Said
My Life / I Gotta Go to the Ocean