Together – Poem By Ali Grimshaw

tasting sadness on your skin
I lean into the space between

your peach-warm cheeks glow
while shadow-stones play
on Autumn's windowshade
 
head to heartbeat 
I hold you to my chest
feel a shift to calm

a small sigh from your lips
warmly weighted 

© Ali Grimshaw 2021

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41 thoughts on “Together – Poem By Ali Grimshaw

  1. I enjoyed this poem like I enjoyed your other poems. This one reminds me of seasons of slowing down and finding comfort in those closest to us. Also love the image of the autumnal leaves. Very colourful.

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