Some Days by Luigi Coppola

Issue 11

I’m afraid
that I am the only
one in the universe and

is just part of
my imagination.

Other days
I’m afraid
that everybody is
my imagination
and are
in fact

I’m not sure
which is more


Source: Message board comment on the io9 website by user ‘B’.

Luigi Coppola teaches and writes in London, England. He has been shortlisted for the Bridport Prize twice and poems have appeared in various publications including Acumen, The Frogmore Papers, Ink, Sweat and Tears, Iota, Magma, Orbis, Pennine Platform, Poetry Digest, The Rialto, THE SHOp and Snakeskin.