I Number the Days

I Number the Days

The blossoms are falling

Their whispers and sighs

Like quiet breathing

Once again

I number the days

My heart trembles

And just as the petals

Are unable to resist

The call of the seasons

I think suddenly of you

Of cliffs

And crumbled stones

And heaven’s silver

Spilled like tears

Across the sea

Of promises

And of bended knee

And then

Of grief and memories

© Ann Bagnall 2016.

2 thoughts on “I Number the Days

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.