One More Thing

I place
everything I own
into a small
closet.
I go
through it all
every day
and toss one more thing
each time.
But there are some things
that keep getting
kept.
It is very lonely
here, breaking
my heart.





About the Author:
Dean Baltesson lives in Victoria BC, Canada where he spends most of his day in a general state of wonder, writing music and poetry. He has published work in Blue Buffalo, Island Writer, IthacaLit, Mad Hatter Review and Leveler and is slowly working towards a manuscript of his poetry.