Lovers in a Dangerous Time

Photo by Rick Stachura. March 19, 2020.


These fragile bodies of touch and taste
This vibrant skin, this hair like lace
Spirits open to the thrust of grace
Never a breath you can afford to waste


Photo by Rick Stachura. March 19, 2020.


When you’re lovers in a dangerous time



Lyrics from “Lovers in a Dangerous Time” by Bruce Cockburn, 1984.

Photos by Rick Stachura. A fire escape in Astoria, Queens. March 19, 2020. 

Each afternoon for nearly a week, these two kept meeting here despite the coronavirus raging about them. 



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