The Possibility of Lightness

Woman in a White Dress | Henri Lebasque.jpeg

‘The Possibility of Lightness’

What if light 

was all there was?

If no heavy stone

sat on my chest,

no vise

shrinking me?

Then light

like gold lava

would flow

through every cranny

and sunshine

would live

on my skin

permanently.

Art: Henri Lebasque, Woman in a White Dress.

Jessica Wilbert