What Water Says
Leafless aspens groom
the iced breeze, while below
a brook descends the mountain
with its musical story, remembering
the serenity of sky, and lightning’s clear passion.
Water knows what is far will be near.
Water says choose that which closes distance,
choose touch. When snow falls
and a green mystery is carried
by all that moves,
By Jim Bertolino
Jim is the winner of our second poetry contest! You can see his poem on display at the downtown co-op until the end of August!
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