The lead broke with the least pressure

Ink ran dry starting the letter

Each key stuck fast with each enter

No Dear Jane now should have known better


© 2011 Michael Yost

7 responses to “Coward

  1. This is a wonderful, great
    expression of this experience.


  2. Not the right time.


  3. Hey, sometimes the letter is not meant to be written, right? Nice poem, Michael. Amy


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