Lillian Susan Thomas


*A Waltz Wave: Inland We Wait


In-
land we
wait
after
Hurricane
Carla,
pray
for rain
here on the
Caprock, while the
sunflowers
search the
gray
sky, and
watch for the
sun they
have
opened
for.

Submitted: Saturday, November 07, 2009
Edited: Friday, June 11, 2010

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  • Rookie Kerry O'Connor (11/7/2009 1:24:00 PM)

    Such a careful choice of words - I love the image of the sunflowers: one of my favourite flowers. (Report) Reply

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