Helen, Frozen in Time

mannequin
Photo: Paul Szlosek


It’s Helen that I dated in college,
but that sexy streak of gray hair
is now fully white but still beautiful.
I want to reach out – touch her –
this cool mannequin in a wig shop.

spotify link
To hear the poem read and get some background on its inspiration, listen to the podcast version on Spotify.

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