Held

Nicole Mason.jpg

Staring at lines

etched into

black

Like land mines

stretched in to

two

stacks

Holding

Everything that’s missing

As we watch

gaps

wrap

around

bounds

Of everything we still held onto

Because we’re too

busy holding onto

the two

Things

we watched go missing

 

© Hudson Biko

Photograph: Nicole Mason

 

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