Guillermo Veloso

Rookie - 170 Points (September 25 1962 / New York City)

Cemetery


A late spring
Winds baste
The bony
Tombstone spine
Trees smile
Breathe beneath
Patient vision
Ancient trees
Silent guardians
Of the loamy dead

Submitted: Saturday, August 15, 2009
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  • Rookie - 150 Points Patti Masterman (10/18/2009 10:33:00 AM)

    Ahh so much to love here; winds basting the bony tombstone spine, the loamy dead..
    what a fertile imagination this must have sprung from. Stunning simplicity seems to be the MO. (Report) Reply

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