The Dew-Jam Bush

Yesterday morning,

Before the courting magpie-monkeys

Ferried the dawn sun into the sky,

I hung my ear on a branch

Of the island dew-jam bush.

Hung it high so I would hear

Horizon-hidden good news breaking,

Your sigh-long sigh of relief,

Your big-beam smile.

5/4/2013

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One thought on “The Dew-Jam Bush

  1. Cathy Dreyer says:

    mmm … ‘hung my ear on a branch’ ‘big-beam smile’ lovely 🙂

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