earth song

his wild brown tendrils
rustle thick around me
reflect my secret night murmurs

ripe soft mouth
the color of summer
trunk firm
like hard green fruit

plant your roots in my soil
love will grow
like a bursting vine

May 3, 2000


This poem was composed with the Magnetic Poetry "Gardener" online kit. It can be viewed on their anthology site (woo-hoo!).

Copyright ©2000 by Erica Schultz Yakovetz. All rights reserved.
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