Weathering Grief

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic

Sometimes solace can be found nowhere but in nature.

 

Weathering Grief

daylight takes her leave
and packs away her paintings—
the ache of evening
fingers each beloved rock
lined by centuries of loss

~Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona


First published in Virginia Writers Club Golden Nib 2020. Ed. by John A. Nicolay. Moneta, VA: Virginia Writers Club, 2020: 14. Print.

Reprinted in Constellate Literary Journal, Issue 6 (Longing, Jan.-April 2020). Web. https://constellatemagazine.com/2021/01/04/weathering-grief-elizabeth-spencer-spragins/.

 

 


Submitted: March 11, 2021

© Copyright 2021 Elizabeth Spencer Spragins. All rights reserved.

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