Mind Talk

As the days turned

To weeks,

As the weeks ran

Into months

And the rush

At the thought

Of her,

At the sight

Of her,

Kept flooding his

Entire being

He knew it was


Than a passing fancy,

Funny he thought

As he gazed out the


Across the plaza,

Passing fancies put

You through the wringer,

But he didn`t know

Where this would take him.

Stephen Nesbitt ©

From “Falling“ www.StrangersAndPoetry.com

9:40 AM October 30, 2012


Sunday October 28th.

I bet I could seduce you.

No I don’t think you could.

What? Are you trying

Reverse psychology?

No – Just responding

To your statement.

I was looking for a poem

In that old conversation

When the 7.7 earthquake hit.

I didn’t feel a thing,

Didn’t know it happened

Until Matt came knocking hard,

It’s hard to feel the earth move

When your floating above the


Stephen Nesbitt ©

From “Falling” www.StrangertsAndPoetry.com

7:22 PM October 28, 2012