Poetic Development: Going Down
It is leaning….M’aaaammmmmm, not
Said the man from DEP.
She looked at the leaning linden tree with fresh eyes
eyes for continued growth
But still she saw the tree falling
across the street,
the amused men on the stoop
bet on its route to the pavement.
(GL Contributor Graziella Radici resides in the Greater Carroll Gardens/Gowanus Metroplex.)
Labels: Poetic Development