autumn sightings

autumn sightings

a light flickers, fades.
behind ancient auzure eyes
crysantemums pale.

the roses falter;
hands, like wounded, forgotten
doves, twitch in her lap.

1995

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About elrondsilvermaul

I never know what to say about myself. I let what I write try to speak as to who I am. I can only add, here, that I am 72, live in a nursing home, am twenty years a cancer survivor, and identify as a gay male. I intend to use this blog as storage for poems? written over the long years (and still being written). This does not preclude other uses.
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