In the unposted letter
patterned with tiny birds
and rows of tiny fishes,
I refine the matter.
A tight little poem inspired by one of my favourite occupations, letter writing.
There are three other poems on the blog inspired by old-fashioned written correspondence:
At the end of last year, I wrote these two companion poems inspired by the postman’s deliveries:
Find me on Twitter where I tweet about my letter writing and Bachata dancing. I’m @BeadedQuill.
I also have a third book (which was actually my first title) – Shining in Brightness: Selected Poems, 1999 – 2012. Preview it by clicking here.