alternate realities

i am certain
that there are
alternate realities
out there unfolding

different pairs of
hearts entangled at
different points in time

different chances being
taken, different risks
with different lips

i fantasize about slipping
just for a moment
into those other incarnations
to wear a different jacket
a different hat
make a different set of
unfortunate though
somewhat glorious mistakes
to play out other
story lines and plot twists
to see what might happen
if this quiet imagining
happened beyond the
privacy of paper


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s