Riley welch is a poet from texas living in colorado. She posts three original poems a week. 

Upstairs

I heard a lady singing, 
gracefully above me. 

I imagined her apartment was filled with plants,
draping vines, 
shadowing silhouettes.

And her voice, 
piercing through the leaves,
was the only thing that let anyone know,

"I'm still here!"

12/12/2017
Riley Welch

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