... anger ..., ... Applachia ..., ... Autumn ..., ... beauty ..., ... communion ..., ... country ..., ... death ..., ... experimental ..., ... Fall ..., ... ghosts ..., ... girl ..., ... heartsick ..., ... home ..., ... life ..., ... love ..., ... pain ..., ... poem ..., ... poems ..., ... poetry ..., ... relationships ..., ... summer ..., ... the South ..., ... the sun ..., ... time ...

funeral for a friend

November beams
like crystal cobwebs
snatch shadows
from the ground

in leafless chunks
jigsaw puzzles
lay scattered
among the grasses

brown with dread.
summer is dead
and with hope
we’ve prepared his burial.

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2 thoughts on “funeral for a friend

  1. how lovely the description of winters approach…. and then the story’s line spills over cascading into heaven…. we’re just visitors here… right??!! it’s great to visit again… so enjoy your poetry… miss pie

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