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

Everything

Everything
felt a little bit
cooler
than it had
when I went to sleep.
The night
calmed the Earth
and willed it
to forget the sun
maybe
just for a minute.
Because it always came back
and reminded you.

9/6/2015
Riley Welch

Another Rewrite

One Less