Treasure Island

Juan Olivarez

(september 12 / nyssa oregon)

I Long For The South Wind


I long for the south wind, blowing fair.
off of the Gulf, gently through my hair.

I long for the scented breezes of Spring,
I long for the Mockingbirds that sweetly sing.

I long for new grass from the Earth,
For swollen seeds bringing new birth.

I long for the sun high in the sky,
And fluffy clouds that gently fly.

I long for Spring and warm dry feet,
I hate the cold, I long for heat.

12/27/13 Alton Texas

Submitted: Saturday, December 28, 2013
Edited: Saturday, December 28, 2013

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