hiatus

little brothers
sleeping twisted
in blankets and sheets
like free-falling
stars and tentacles
still as a portrait
gentle as a cyclone
ready as a nail
metaphor for tomorrow
in our silent
pre-dawn house

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About riverwriter

Poet, playwright, duplicate bridge player, website designer, cottager, husband, father, grandfather, former athlete, carpenter, computer helper for my friends, theatre designer, backstage polymath, retired teacher of highschool English, drama, art, a baritone singer in a barbershop quartet, who knows what else? wordcurrents is on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/wordcurrents/ Doug also has a Facebook page, "Incognitio", related to his novels.
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