Gary Metheny

Intimate Conversation
after Richard Jones
We speak
in low voices
leaning in
to each other–
my breath
touching you
on your cheek,
your breath
touching me.
Just Music
I usually prefer songs
without lyrics–
just music,
extending her hand
without a word,
inviting me to dance.
Gary Metheny is a retired editor whose poems have appeared in many literary journals worldwide over the years including Monomyth in the U.K., and in the U.S., Rosebud, Tar River Poetry, Blue Unicorn, and The International Poetry Review. He lives with his wife, Ruth, in Greensboro, North Carolina, USA. 

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  1. I love the genuine voice and the wonderful metaphor in “Just Music” This brevity says it all. Sweet read.

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