Above a Blind Cat


above a blind cat

the spring day’s yellow

butterfly is black


This poem was written in response to April 21, 2008: A Little Pink, another great prompt at Seeds and Sand. The prompt and poems can be read here. And, to finish, here’s R.E.M –

From the Lighthouse


from the lighthouse

jagged beams search the black shapes –

a blind cat’s wail


This poem was written in response to Heeding Haiku With HA: Noise, another great prompt hosted by HA at Mindlovemisery’s Menagerie. All of the poems in the link-up can be read here. And, to finish, here’s Blind Willie McTell –