#2,401 Swipe Me

Flick – swipe – wipe – remove
interest – liked – first moves –
another one who is a spit of
my mother thirty+ years ago
[& sour other mothers] – see
how much we share – our ill-
lit portrait sat to aggrandise
our attractiveness – a list – in
lists we’ll lie – interests to set
us apart from offering rivals –
[& so many women stood up
on paddle boards – a coastal
thing here in Sussex] – it is a
blithe devotion – my waiting