Monday, 7 February 2011

I awaken on the lawn

In the unwelcome dawn
To the mocking cackle of a kookaburra
With an empty bottle beside me

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Rae Desmond Jones

2 comments:

Gillena Cox said...

this one surprised me, since i really like dawn a lot; much love...

Rae Desmond Jones said...

an appreciative word from Gillena
makes my heart beat, Oh! so much keener,
so thanks very much
for offering a touch
in verse that makes me less meaner