Judith Adams Lagana‘s poetry has appeared in Atlanta Review,Naugatuck River Review and, the Paterson Literary Review, among others. She is the co-editor of River Heron Review and lives in Bucks County, Pennsylvania. Follow her on Twitter at @lylacmuse. Website: jlagana.com
I first read the title as ‘Even though I eventually will DIE’ Same idea- different word! I like the honest straightforwardness of the poem; no pretension and understandable on first reading.