After a Late Afternoon Run in Thornrose Cemetery on the Last Day of March

After a Late Afternoon Run in Thornrose Cemetery on the Last Day of March

 

I lie on my back on the eastern slope.
The clouds are close. Moving as if on an escalator.

When I get up, ten thousand blades of grass
do the same, rising slowly, bent in the middle

But straightening, unburdened.

3 thoughts on “After a Late Afternoon Run in Thornrose Cemetery on the Last Day of March

  1. Muddletation

    You know it’s a favourite when you pause to absorb it and then instantly read it again. Loved it.

    Reply

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