Tuesday, September 15, 2015

The tree man

the tree man
identifies our sapling . . .
walnut
an exotic word                             
amid these oaks and pines

Atlas Poetica, #22, Summer 2015

4 comments:

  1. Walnut is good. Congratulations!

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  2. A subtle appreciation of difference and the importance of context. Could easily be a metaphor for human beings.

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  3. wal nut

    It fills your mouth when you say it
    Something edible as well as a shade tree.

    Adelaide

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  4. many thanks for stopping by, and for your comments, gail, jenny, and adelaide.

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