poem: at columbus park

after i finish feeding them,

the sparrows watch me,

perch on the bench besides me

hoping for more.

one or two play chicken with me

flying so close to my head

i feel the half second breeze of their wings.

@2013 – Vittoria repetto

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Posted on June 2, 2013, in italian american lesbian poet, NYC lesbian poet, NYC poet, poetry, Vittoria repetto, Women's & Trans' Poetry Jam and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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