Some of you may know that this summer I have been struggling with eyesight issues for the past three months or so due to infections in my left eye. Yesterday I had surgery to deal with complications and I hope everything might be on the mend now (crossing fingers).
I wanted to keep the poetry-writing string going with something new each week, the procesds I’ve been following for a while. A routine is helpful when things are kind of shaky.
This shadorma deals with another result of my surgery…a slight change in my appearance, thankfully temporary…
of that exact shade –
never found –
Now – it stares me in the face.
My black eye. Oh dear.