Monday, October 10, 2005

A Tree's Ghost

The tree's ghost
lingered for a moment
fingering the bright leaves
then slid
down
the dark trunk
and fled
lonely
with the wind.

6 comments:

Bloggy said...
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Ric said...

Wonderful poem.

Such a clear voice.

Thanks.

jason evans said...

and fled
lonely
with the wind


This feels very right to me.

Bernita said...

Such wonderful guys.
Thank you.

Salix Tree said...

This poem makes me feel so sad.. why is the ghost leaving her tree?
It's beautiful.
I came here from the Tree Festival blog. Lovely blog you have, must stop by again for a better look.

Bernita said...

Thank you, Salix.
Glad you stopped by.