Treasure Island

Dorothy (Alves) Holmes

(Baltimore, Maryland)

Before Sunrise


2: 31 a.m. EST
The music channel blasting
Though not enough Frank Sinatra.
Up again so early because that is what
We of 'senior' age do...
So what!
Mind wants to play anyhow.
Yet nothing new comes to mind, except this
Bit of chatter.
Leafing now through one of my old books of
Poetry, my own, so I'll share of of my favorite
Verses...

As We Move Through Life - Senryu

We must soar above
Frayed madness of wordly deeds
That singe our spirits

(now back to bed I go)

Dorothy Alves Holmes
A Poet Who Loves To Sing

Submitted: Sunday, February 24, 2013
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