December 8*

kept
in the womb
of crepuscular winter light

held
in dim graygreen
close, in tight

enfolding
heart, mind
in warmth of solitude

*Copyright 2010 by Luther Allen. This poem appears in The View from Lummi Island.

Reminder: Luther Allen reads poetry this Saturday at SpeakEasy 5.

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