A Fresh Covering


a fresh covering

of snow over last July’s

white clover

counting blessings, mistakes

in another bedroom


This poem was written in response to Carpe Diem Seven Days Before Christmas 2017 #7 Christmas stress (meditation), another great prompt hosted by Chèvrefeuille at Carpe Diem Haiku Kai. All of the poems in the link-up can be read here. And, to finish, here’s Liam Clancy and Tommy Makem –