Steven Federle

(1951 / Cincinnati Ohio)

Night Drops Slowly in Spring


Night drops
slowly in spring
through trees flush
with new leaves

birds rush
through swaying limbs
to new nests
to life yet unlived

as day fades
to shimmering silk,
as stars gleam...
celestial milk.

Submitted: Monday, May 06, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, May 07, 2013

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