I thought I saw Carly Simon
at the town dump, tossing
her hair in case she was recognized.
At least I thought it was her,
and I thought it was the town dump
because, surely, she has people.
Just as I have people
who would see Carly Simon for me.
Wayne K. Greenwell lives year-round in West Tisbury, and has had his one-act plays performed in New York City, Seattle, and Vineyard Haven.