jar of words

collected on thin strips of paper,
cursive fireflies, happy to be caught.

in a jar by the window, folded neatly, folded sweetly,
ink and meaning safe from fading, safe from time.


Jennyflower's Mom said...

This reminds me of a paper version of our "word of the day" from many moons ago ;)

steph said...

you are charming.