Tagged: leap year

we are more fragile

we are more fragile
than we let on, granting
each other with an
extra day every so often
for a glimpse into the future

there is magic in

there is magic in
a leap year, whether
we receive an extra
day or month. there
is latitude and
longitude to stretch
out these lengthy,
ancillary memories.
there is allowance
to indulge
, to
slip away to that
corner of our
brain that is not
averse to trying
something new,
just for today,
just this year