Wednesday, November 28, 2007


We are lovely shades of raisins and hazelnut
and coffee-milk brown. We belong
to different decades but we share the same span-
same hands and the same fingers connect us.
Sometimes we clench our fists and boil inside.
Other times flushed palms reach out,
enfolding us one to the other.


Crafty Green Poet said...

Thanks for visiting my blog. I like this piece, it flows well

Ceridwen said...

This is lovely, Susan.

Cloudscome said...

I love this! I am so glad you sent me a link to your blog. I am putting you in my bloglines right now! Your writing is beautiful and powerful.