Never Out Of Fashion

Today’s NaPoWriMo Challenge is to “write a poem that invokes a specific object as a symbol of a particular time, era, or place.”




there on his right wrist
more than half a century
(almost a tattoo)
genuine hippie love bead
—some things never fade away—

NaPoWriMo 2021
Day #22/30
~ symbological ~


6 thoughts on “Never Out Of Fashion

  1. It’s very pretty. For many years, I’ve worn one of those protective eye bead thingies that looks like a bullseye. It’s on red knotted silk thread.

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