linda g hatton

Gone

What will you do
when I’m gone?
Rock in your stilted
chair, chewing over
the moment we met,
envision my misty
essence skating
the window surface
at night, study photographs
for fleshy orbs,
take on thirty new
lovers, at least one for
every day of the month.
What you will do
when I’m gone.

Linda G Hatton has a BFA in Acting from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts. Her writing has appeared in “Rainy Days,” The Writing on the Wall, on VeggieMama.com, Cul-de-Sac, Poetry Quarterly, Visceral Uterus, and elsewhere. Additionally, she has produced, written, and acted in numerous theatrical productions over the past 30 years. Linda also runs her own online literary magazine, Mouse Tales Press. You may read more about Linda at her blog.

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