Power Out!

Power out! 
All dark and black . . .
Fret not
Body bumps 
Hands gliding softly 
Feet and the floor 
Rug! Another rug! 
Body bumps into another 
We mesh and dance swiftly 
Away in the dark! 

Copyright © 2023 by Hayley Broadway. Originally published in Poem-a-Day on July 3, 2023, by the Academy of American Poets.