Leave me with the wind

The wind is the best partner

for dancing by yourself.


I dropped sadness in the rain,

and torment in late night,

muffled in the pillow.


I’ve never seen a pollywog

dance atop a coal heap,

but I do have a mirror.


Look at any disaster

and you’ll see yourself.

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