A Small Cooling Depression

 

anxiety

a low pressure cell

just under the ribs

would have a mass

if you were lying down

about the size

about the shape

about the weight

of a small cat

vibrating with a nameless energy

 

but standing up

walking into a wind

the tensioned hollow

is a passive aggressive absence

a small cooling depression

left by a furring purring pet

now scratching at another door

 

 

© Mikaela Castledine 2011

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About Mikaela

I am an artist and writer living in the Perth Hills
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One Response to A Small Cooling Depression

  1. Alan Pink Holbrook says:

    Woooow Baby – like a torrent – nay Tsunami of fluid synapses.
    Give Stevie a big hug from us. He’s a lucky lucky boy.

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