Before I Feel


before I feel

any rain a silver mist forms

on the black cat’s fur

before I woke up today

you were close as the mist


This poem was written in response to Carpe Diem Time Travel #5, another great prompt from Chèvrefeuille at Carpe Diem Haiku Kai. All of the poems in the link-up can be read here. And, to finish, here’s The Tindersticks –