The Pen

By Mike Arienti

 

“The Pen” first appeared in Curry Arts Journal 2003.

 

 

I have lost

the pen

with which I wrote you

a poem

 

and which

you asked me to

please

return.

 

I’m sorry for losing it.

I will leave myself a note

to buy another.

May I borrow a pen?

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