By Eric Maximiliano Castro
You were a bubble in the air
surrounded by joy
and many arms outstretched to catch you
floating without exact direction
Looking at you
how I loved you too
how I loved you by touching you
E p h e m e r a l.
Eric M. Castro is a poet, a librarian, and an educator from Peru. He believes that poetry can change the world, and he uses it to inspire and empower young people in native communities of the Amazon rainforest in association with nonprofit organizations. Recently one of his poems was featured at the 2020 United Nations Day. Also by this poet: "Totora Horses"