A Poem in Avocet

Avocet is “a quarterly publication devoted to poets seeking to understand the beauty of nature and its interconnectedness with humanity.”  Editor Charles Portalano also presents a weekly edition to interested readers.  One may visit the Avocet website to sign up:


My poem was just published in the Week # 45 posting.  The poem is below.


In Season

Distant shots puncture

Afternoon silence,

Flat slaps

Against the wind’s cool face –

Missed, missed, missed,

Missed again.

Fortunate deer

Beyond the next ridge,

You escaped a weekend


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  1. Pingback: Day 5 – 09.23.13 | wenditsworld

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