DEEP DOWN

Written by: Brian Strand

New
growth
              from
              old
springs
forth
           little
           songs
of 
Italy
          where
          flowered
          sonnets
to
fill
         poets
         hearts
for
hours
          ‘til
          centuries
went by
French
          Vers
             Libre
to
England’s
           acclaim
           by
Imagism's
open
           form
            free
verse
             became
…
   …poetry