Delicate Grass


Delicate species:
So light and feathery
In the air
With filamentous thoughts
To touch the breeze
And call from it music
And the swishing
Of sibilant verse:
Its delicate fingers
To the wind’s instrument,
To feel and disperse
And cast its seed-spec progeny.

© Ben Truesdale and distilledvoice, 2015.

Dedicated to Emma Bullet

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