Saturday Poetry Blogging

Angelina_Weld_Grimké

A Winter Twilight

~ Angelina Grimke

A silence slipping around like death,
Yet chased by a whisper, a sigh,
a breath; One group of trees, lean,
naked and cold,
Inking their cress ‘gainst a
sky green-gold;

One path that knows where the
corn flowers were;
Lonely, apart, unyielding, one fir;
And over it softly leaning down,
One star that I loved ere the
fields went brown.

Picture of the poet found here.

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