poetry · prose

Cack-handed

Monday, June 17, 2019. Daily Brit Wit.

Cack-handed: 

Adjective, British informal 

Inept; clumsy. Left-handed.

“Under the ocean’s umbrella
I have perforated my thoughts
dropped them
one by one
like a lover picking
apart rose petals
loves me
loves me not
loves me

and it occurs to me
swift like the setting sun
I may be
completely cack-handed
at love
but why not try?”

 

© The Loyal Brit Wit, 2019

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2 thoughts on “Cack-handed

  1. A huge SIGH….
    Missed you and this beautiful poetry of yours

    Hopeful and gorgeous. A good place to be, honey

    🔥💋💜❤️💕😉😍💚🎂🍰☕🌟🌌😘💕🍰☕☕

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