Friday, October 16, 2009

After the War


In the ruins
beneath

the sun
beside

the column
across

the step
an ant

making
its way

home

(first publication)


Updates:
“After the War” added to Poems, Slightly Used.

In the Forum: I left my pizza in San Francisco.

4 comments:

Caio Fernandes said...

IT MAKES ME REMEMBER THAT MY LIFE WAS AN ETERN AFTER THE WAR ...

RUDHI - Chance said...

War and aunts are both busy in their own ways. I like to watch your aunt...

Rachel said...

Very good thoughts generalized for such memories..

William, sehr gern nachvollzogen, deinen Gedanken

dir ein feines Wochenende

herzlich, Rachel

William Michaelian said...

Caio, Rudhi, and Rachel, it’s always a pleasure to hear from you. It seems our poems and paintings make good meeting places....