Luck With the Day by William Taylor Jr.


We didn’t have much
luck with the day
it came apart
so easy in our hands

and we can blame
the heat
the hangover
or the blank faced
hipster kids
sprawling outside
the bars on Polk Street

all I know is
tonight we’ll drink
too much wine
and sleep
the sleep of the
blissfully gone

dreaming that
should tomorrow come
it will be made of
sterner stuff.

One Response to “Luck With the Day by William Taylor Jr.”

  1. Wonderful. Love the imagery, and honest emotion here.

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