Thursday, December 27, 2012

A Christmas Morning Poem

A hummingbird samples flowers in the front yard
Neighbor kids play with their toys on the sidewalk
Smell of a feast seeps out the front door
Gracie, on alert for anything small and fast
A handfull of pills sit calmly in my hand
Waiting to change everything
"I'm a monster" the song says
I'm content sitting and staring
Wondering
Listening
Waiting

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