The Knowing*

Extracting mem’ries
with ice picks, frozen in time…
Then, there’s the knowing

© 2011 Amy Barlow Liberatore/Sharp Little Pencil

For ABC Wednesday, Letter “K”
Also at the cozy poetic nook, Poets United!


*Redacted:  SPECIAL THANKS TO VIV FOR CORRECTING MY HAIKU FORM IN THE FINAL LINE!  I mean it when I say “criticism is welcome,” because if I had submitted this to a haiku publication, they’d have a good laugh over my 6-syllable former ending!  Amy