even for a scratch

I saw how masterful you were with your pen
so I offer you this paper heart
fold it up, carve it out, write it down
whichever way you like
even if it’s just a scratch
a tired dot
or a squiggly line
I know it’s yours, and there’s nothing else
I’d love more


written for mayfalls 16/31, “paper heart”
mayfalls is a Twitter poetry challenge hosted by @breath_words and @a_sea_of_words

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