Friday, December 31, 2010

Snowscape V (the end)

The winter white takes
shallow breaths
and exhausted she coughs
grey complaints
about the crushed
green of popped-down bottles,
a cellophane cat
holding his short stock
of shock-yellow crumbs,
and other man-made matters
mocking her color
but, not her,
they don’t fade away

1 comment:

Linda Bob Grifins Korbetis Hall said...

winter coughs...
brilliant flow.
you make me smile.
love your soaring talent here.
keep it up.