A New Year's Tale
A nnulled are the possibilities of the past,
n uances of angst unborn, leave unformed, dashed at last.
E ach new breath rises like steam on a cold days brass,
w ine flows freely in a celebratory glass.
Y outhful lovers view a Valentine forecast.
E lders now rested lift from mid-winter's white morass.
A ll of life cozy-cuddled awaits the days repast,
r aring to go on an adventure unsurpassed,
s ailing oceans, climbing mountains, life with contrast.
T he New Year has wakened silver-spooned with such class
a mazing how new beginning bring hope undashed.
L augh with your eyes, smile with your heart opened so wide
e ach year's full of possibilities that's undenied.