Week 11 – Central Park West

Central Park West

New York City is so quiet in the early morning

The dew still kisses Central Park West,

The sidewalks look cleaner in their emptiness.

The breeze catches my hair,

Combs it with it’s fingers.

Taxis drive by into the peace.

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Week 7 – August In July

August In July

It is my favorite part of the summer. 

The air gets chilly at night, 

Like fall is reaching out the window and blowing kisses onto my cheeks.

 

I watch the sun set over Classon Avenue.

The street is quiet as Sunday mornings, 

The moon shines on my back as the sun sinks beneath the skyline.

 

It gives me my life, it gives me my words. 

For the first time in a long time, I find myself writing.