communism

we are communists
you and I: we share
what we think
always: I give you
my fears; my
constant
reluctance
to admit them;
to me
you give
your trauma:
I hold it,
try to
make it leave;
stop
when you say
I don’t have to

Vincent Sergiacomi is a student of English at Arcadia University. His poetry has previously appeared in Quiddity, and is set to appear in Poetry Pacific. His influences include Pablo Neruda, Larry Eigner, and Louise Glück. When not writing, Vincent enjoys going on walks and listening to music.

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