POETRY

Dear Moon,

By

You've seen it all,

the crawling of the great lake,
the Isis age, the blue divide,
the rising of the great wall,
the dull herd, the changing guard,
the collaring, the canyoning,

the daughtering, the languaging,
the white dune, the monsoon,
the driftwood and the mayfly.

Weary Moon, how many times
you must have heard, which one am I…

Wendy Videlock's work has appeared widely. Her books of poems, Nevertheless and The Dark Gnu and Other Poems are available from Able Muse Press.

You've seen it all,
the crawling of the great lake,
the Isis age, the blue divide,
the rising of the great wall,
the dull herd, the changing guard,
the collaring, the canyoning,…