Wednesday, April 10, 2013

Mornings Like This

Pollen paints water,
Fragile Forktails tussel,
toads mate, unfurl
fertilized eggs
in ribboning curls,
Citrine Forktails
among sedge stems,
Tree Swallows scissor
the bowl of sky:
spring bursts ahead,
pulling me along

but I move
at a millipede's pace
taking in the view.

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