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i lie the locust, a villanelle 11-30-16

My daughter can write circles around me and most other people I know. I wish she would post more often.

a handful of feathers

aka “abstraction is difficult and I haven’t written a poem in over a year”

i lie the locust in the honey tree
sip slow and sweetly soft the summer dew
i fly throughout your flowers honeybee

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7 thoughts on “i lie the locust, a villanelle 11-30-16

  1. Not only is it a very evocative poem, by a very gifted poet, but the villanelle is a new genre to me. I’d never heard of it before. Many hours of exploration to come. Thank you for opening some doors for me!

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