Steve Klepetar

Winter’s Ghost

Maybe that was what I couldn’t see:
a kind of transcendence long ago, two girls

on a sofa, holding fire in their palms,
waiting for winter’s ghost to finally arrive.

Steve Klepetar once ran 70 yards for a touchdown, but there was no videotape back then and he can’t prove it.*

*The editors of One Sentence Poems are sure Steve is telling the truth.