• Gary Hunter

Head over Heals - Dec. 17, 2021

we've been moving our fingers

around the world's map


pausing a nail here

a knuckle there


using a slide ruler

of happiness to check

the distance between

where we are now

and where we want to be


a couple old farts

in search of sea views

and beach strolls

sun-filled days and warm

twinkling nights to hold us


perhaps

to help us remember

what it's like

to fall in love again

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