Alison Clement

observations from a novelist who sometimes wants to say something small and see it published immediately

waiting for later

img_3422Today I found a note I wrote from last summer. We were waiting for news, news that ended up being good. But here’s what it was like then:

WAITING FOR THE DIAGNOSIS

Maybe bad news will come later

But for now

A hummingbird sips

From the yellow roses

Categories: health, memoir, poetry

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