The Yo-Yo Man



Whirling, it made the day

seem shorter than

all other days had been.


It sang and leapt

at his fine-tuned command;

his finger tingled,


as the loop pulled tight.

He winced a smile. For now,

he’d thrown his cares away;


next time, perhaps,

he’d really let them go.



Malcolm Evison

Rough draft dated 13 April 2006 revivified 31 January 2015

This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

One Response to The Yo-Yo Man

  1. Pingback: Elsewhere in Mal’s World | MAL's MURMURINGS

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s