Wednesday, June 17, 2009

Lonely Stand of Trees

An arc of trees
sprinkled with the green of early spring
stops the undulation of the prairie's flow.
Clouds hang low over
clumps of red, tawny grass.
The protection of a hollow
or the nourishment of
a stream allows
this small wood to
thrive
against the wind.

Marsha Salerno May 2009

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