Knowing that our time
together closes, your purr
saddens this old heart
Holes in my address book,
ones left from people who have moved on
to destiny — or dust,
are measured precisely
against this desk clock’s minutes
How fast clouds move
Across the slate-gray sky.
Puddles hoard the rain.
I am happy to announce that my second collection of poetry COUNTING TO THUNDER has been published an eBook is now available at amazon.com. https://amzn.to/2MmbBsO
Thanks to many, many people for their support and encouragement over the years and a special thank you to Valerie Meek for the great cover!
P.S. If you have not been able to check it out, my first collection, THE SCENT OF WATER ON MIRRORS, is still available also: https://amzn.to/2Bjcn3s