Gears Go Still

The brain spring goes flat,
unwinding with a sound
somewhere between a
hiss and a sigh.
The clutch goes in;
the gears slowly spin to still;
the light goes out;
the secret world chuckles:
“my turn.”
All I can do
is hope to remember.

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dream view

(top: internationalsprings.com; dream: bestmusicbook.com)

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About Jim Stewart

Writer at Butt in Chair
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2 Responses to Gears Go Still

  1. Feels like my brain right now.

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