Temperature

Photo by Greta Unetich By Greta Unetich This December  The snow falls beneath the streetlights,  My guardian angel,  As soft as it ever has—  Saying you name and touching my face.  The clouds are as bright as day.  I squint upwards towards each of the one million tiny, white prayers. –  It feels like it…… Continue reading Temperature

Same Air

Photo by Greta Unetich By Greta Unetich 10/31/2021  It feels like we are lovers.  You come over and we just hold each other while we look out the window, down at the cold outside, down at the groups of people walking by below us, down at the light of the streetlights hitting the pavement. We…… Continue reading Same Air

Crush

Photo by Greta Unetich By Greta Unetich Title and poem inspired by the works of Richard Siken Shut up. Shut up. I am in love with you. I am in love with you and now I am crushed. I don’t want to talk to you, not out of a place of malice, but because if…… Continue reading Crush

Two Haikus: At the Edge of the Waterfall

Photo by Greta Unetich By Greta Unetich Buttermilk Falls State Park  Will I be able  To jump into these deep and  Dark waters again?  Will I ever hear  Such silence again, like what’s  Found beneath water?

A Haiku: Breeze

Photo by Greta Unetich By Greta Unetich In early June, theBreeze off the lake feels like theTouch of a lover.

Waterfall

Photo by Greta Unetich By Greta Unetich Your face fractured by the shadows under the stars,  Under the slivers in the silver trees.  The cold air touches my arms, my legs. Cold water in my hair, mist on the road back home.  Your skin underwater,  Where the dreams of the living live,  Blue even when…… Continue reading Waterfall