PROMPT 7

Winter Season The winter season expands across the earth To calm the summer love And to bring an end to the restless souls  To soothe the air Of all the craziness Trees began to wither And the green grass fades away And thou shall love …

Frosted

Hands A complex system of phalanges, muscles and nerves Graceful, dexterous, strong Brittle, fragile, frozen Basted with invisible snowflakes These fingers have pinched flames But fall prey to frostbite I do not want this manicure.

The Winter’s Breath.

The page opens to snow on a field: boot holed month, black hour/ the bottle in your coat half vodka half winter light./ To what and to whom does one say yes? You stumble through the winter’s breath, Ice cold kisses on rose red cheeks, Footprints…