Snippets of a Cycle by Laura Hyde

Day 2                                                                                                                        

First light,

On to the path,                                                                                            

Puppy and tree shake snow


Day 128

Blackened trowel works soil.

And dozing in my lavender

Next door’s cat.


Day 25

Not my blonde hairs,

Blamed our Labrador,

And yet…


Day 358

Christmas Eve, church bells

A drifter hangs wet stockings

From a naked branch.


Day 300

Power cut,

Dust from my computer screen



Day 47

In funeral cars

White lilies lie

Who mourns the flowers

When they die?


Copyright the author and first published by Friends of Rowntree Park on Nov. 26th, 2013


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