Trillium by Jeremy Nathan Marks

Ah, nice work posted over on the Blue Hour, Jeremy. Lovely as always!

The Blue Hour

The rain is ending

and with everything soaked
                           the wind turns light
wrung out
                   fit now for flight

At dawn
              our curtains
                            quiver

And through every bird
            we begin our hearing

                           of

a whirl, a roar
                           a sprouting once more
of mud flecked
                           Skunk Cabbages

Their dirt tickling crown
                           loosens the ground
                                                      and is startling

Their gift, a greeting:

                 Louder than the Trillium
                     Louder even
than our renewed expectations

View original post

2 Comments Add yours

  1. Jamie Dedes says:

    A good choice for a reblog. Thanks for the intro to a new-to-me poet and magazine.

    Like

    1. I LOVE the Blue Hour! And I adore Jeremy, so two in the same post was impossible not to reblog. 🙂 Glad you enjoyed it and found a new reading venue.

      Like

Talk to me:

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.