A Poem

Today, Only Today



I wait, but July is quiet. 
A woodpecker taps until suspension 

creates a ringing sound 
that something may soon arrive. 

The slider cracks open 
to remind me, 

though yesterday held my head in a vice,
I will not anticipate tomorrow.




July 14, 2016
(C) Gudrun Mouw

One Comment

  1. tim said:

    lovely
    easy to say but, difficult to do
    be here now
    namaste

    July 27, 2016
    Reply

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