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TOWN CHILDREN


They sit on splintered stoops
sun setting in the hazy dust
coated with the days play
drooping daisies awaiting a breeze.


©9/11/2019

Town Children Poetry Contest
Julia Ward - sponsor

Copyright © | Year Posted 2019




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Date: 9/11/2019 12:21:00 PM
You have captivated me with this piece, my best to you in the contest. A fave :) xomo
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Maureen McGreavy
Date: 9/12/2019 7:13:00 AM
I am going to have to find that.
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John lawless
Date: 9/11/2019 5:55:00 PM
alas, Mo, the idea of having you as a captive conjures up memories of "The Ransom of Red Chief", a short story I read many years ago.....quite amusing.
Date: 9/11/2019 10:29:00 AM
I like this look at Town Children. Good luck in your contest.
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John lawless
Date: 9/11/2019 5:56:00 PM
oh yeah, a distant time devoid of the aura of "blue" light