Sjoerd Los CC
I no longer remember your favorite
color, whether you preferred the bright
blue of the sky on a sunny day
or the washed-out blue after
a thunderstorm blew through.
When I woke up and realized I
had forgotten your middle name,
I spent the rest of the day,
repeating it under my breath
until I was saying it in my sleep.
I am learning to live with
losing you; I refuse to accept
Brittany Franclemont is originally from New York. She graduated from Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, Texas with a BFA in creative writing. She has previously been published in Gravel and r.kv.r.y.
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