...but it's pronounced Throatwarbler Mangrove (sputnik4547) wrote in nightdaydreamer,
...but it's pronounced Throatwarbler Mangrove
sputnik4547
nightdaydreamer

I wrote this just now.

I.
The photo caught her with her mouth half-open
in laughter, in prayer, in song
or telling a secret that spilled out like a snake--
a flash of bright green darting under dripping leaves.

II.
A shrug, a smile, the curl of an eyelash
this is all the love I get
picked up like crushed petals off a rain-wet sidewalk.
I can't say I mind.
  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic
  • 3 comments