Poets logo

Sole Mate

walk and talk with who?

By Richard SeltzerPublished 11 months ago 1 min read
Sole Mate
Photo by Derek Thomson on Unsplash

Now that I don't have a wife,

I walk my soul.

not her,

and talk to him,

not her.

But he won't stay still.

He runs away

like the tot

who once was me,

not her.


About the Creator

Richard Seltzer

Richard now writes fulltime. He used to publish public domain ebooks and worked for Digital Equipment as "Internet Evangelist." He graduated from Yale where he had creative writing courses with Robert Penn Warren and Joseph Heller.

Reader insights

Be the first to share your insights about this piece.

How does it work?

Add your insights


There are no comments for this story

Be the first to respond and start the conversation.

Sign in to comment

    Find us on social media

    Miscellaneous links

    • Explore
    • Contact
    • Privacy Policy
    • Terms of Use
    • Support

    © 2024 Creatd, Inc. All Rights Reserved.