Bright day – hope breezes through open window sparrow lights on windowsill espies me cock-eyed What wonders keep you inside? he queries I sputter… lacking
Curiosity, it seems, flows both ways – as I adjust focus so too, do you – can’t help but wonder if the takeaway joy also
Flight wondrous, white uplifting, embracing, alluring, deeply stirring my soul – escape. (Written for Dark Side of the Moon’s 5-line challenge: Didatic Cinquain. Click on
Unheralded, an apparition in white – wings enveloping, uplifting soul cries, voiceless, powerless – no pause on perfection she follows coastlines while I travel roads,
Black and white flashes disrupt the tangle of grey – heart-soaring sweetness.
A shrill note pierces night’s curtain – an insistent, pestering alarm Is it loneliness that motivates the caller – the need for a warm body