We used to share mornings together Filling our brains with coffee And our mouths with eggs Watching the sun peer through the shades You stopped eating eggs And I stopped eating eggs because you stopped eating eggs Not on purpose But because I never liked making them for myself anyway I just liked to see…

Second Sunrise

Each morning you are beside me I awake to a second sunrise The first floods from the window The second shines through your eyes SW 11/2016 (I wrote this piece in November 2016 but painted the watercolour to accompany it a year ago in March 2017)