Sky-High Grasses — An Image

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“Sky-High Grasses” — C.Birde, 12/16

Like pale, slim blades

of sunlight,

dried Autumn grasses

stretch skyward

and bow their heads

to chilling winds.

— C.Birde, 12/16





2 thoughts on “Sky-High Grasses — An Image

  1. your image in the first two lines is striking. and reading the lines aloud again makes me realize how important the sounds are to the impact. the “chilling winds” provide a counterpoint. you’ve managed to capture much truth about life in this brief poem.

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