Natural Interlude: A Poem From “Alive & 65”

Pond and trees
Written by Carol Good

The following poem can be found on page 20 of Alive & 65 by Palgrave’s Carol Good. The book is available at Forster’s Book Garden in Bolton.

Natural Interlude

Glancing up from the page
through a picture window

Wind gusts on pond water
fanning out like fireworks

Grateful to be indoors
I wonder what happens

To bees, birds and beasts
when weather turns harsh

Now spit spots of raindrops
pock the surface

Deer-trimmed cedars cling to the shore
lashed by wind

Shivering I pick up my pen
and write

About the author

Carol Good

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