JunePoWriMo 8

Don’t know yet 
what it’s like
to not grow older
as time passes

is that something
you know now
or is it a mistake
the living attribute

to the dead
for all we know
you’re still growing
as petals gather

falling from the trees
to make way for
new branches
you may still climb

By Joshua Keiter

reader, writer, actor, singer, teacher