Happy New Year!

New Year’s Eve

we stripped
the pine
It rests
in the woods
a place for wrens
to sleep
Glass ornaments
tucked in tissue
are boxed on
storeroom shelves
Family faces recede
in train windows
one leap second
passes without sound
I bathe
in the light
of the blue moon
Her fingers
sift the dark
laying hands
on tomorrow


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6 Responses to Happy New Year!

  1. Susan says:

    Lovely.. just lovely!

  2. patricia says:

    thanks for the scene and best to you this great year.

  3. mythgal says:

    loved this. Beautiful imagery.

  4. jzrart says:

    Thanks Jerry! Happy New year!

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