The Boys of Bummer

by Hilary Barta

Slapping leather, the players array
And together, they’ll play for today
.      But my favorite team
.      Is a wavering dream
And, untethered, is traded away.

 


Published in Former Teams, Limerick, The Game Itself, Youth | Link to this poem | 1 Comment

The Boys of Bummer: 1 Comment

  1. Hilary Barta wrote,

    This was inspired by James Finn Garner’s “Impermanence.”

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