BRIGHT AND EARLY
Out of a bad dream’s
A flight of crows’
Bloodied and dripping wings
Soared high over me
Like flying scissors
Snipping at threads,
Making my puppet head
My feet jitterbug
On the patch of ice in the yard.
—Charles Simic, from Master of Disguises (Houghton Mifflin, 2010).
2 thoughts on “Jetty (I Am Home)”
Thank you, Robyn! Glad you like it.
Great image to accompany striking words!