Simple sketches

I couldn’t have drawn us
any better

there you are
your book open in your lap

hiding beneath a dark blanket

icy feet burrowed so you can borrow
warm memories

beside me
a simple picture with diagonal brushstrokes

the sketches shiver in my mind


© 2022 | Phillip Knight Scott

For dVerse’s Quadrille #144: Shivering! Also the Word of the Day Challenge (sketches)

Published by Phillip Knight Scott

My name is Phillip. I live in North Carolina with my wife of 12 years and 5-year-old son. I am a Tar Heel born and bred and watch every Yankees game I can. I'm still searching for my own TARDIS. My first novel, "The Alien in the Backseat," is available now! https://amzn.to/3oVCG77

28 thoughts on “Simple sketches

  1. You really captured the way love can thrive in the simplest of moments. I especially like this….”icy feet burrowed so you can borrow warm memories”

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