Poetry by D.L. Martinez

Flight Across the Water

My lover flies tonight

across an ocean

to a land

far from me

but near,

always near:

cell phones,

instant messaging,

email.

She’s so close

that I could just

reach out

and

    not

        touch

               her.

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One response to “Poetry by D.L. Martinez

  1. Beautiful. I love anything that starts with “My lover …”

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