his music trickled down my spine,
like water, it registered my thirst
for something new, for something
i forgot i could feel — in a circular
exhale of his smile, i smiled too, and
resting my feet, i waited for more.
© Anmol Arora 2018
Another one for Fussy Little Forms at With Real Toads. Cherita is a three-stanza poem, of one, two, and three lines respectively; it generally tells a story and was created by the UK poet and artist, ai li.
Image source (Let A Smile be Your Umbrella by davisbrotherlylove.com)