Treasure Island

Guillermo Veloso

(September 25 1962 / New York City)

Geckos Climb


Geckos climb
Pasted on the walls
Silent witness to the day’s progress
Weed Wackers and Cloud/ cat and sun/ aquarium waterfall and creeks edge
Silent fisherman hauls in his wooden catch
Day passes in silence....
The days are slower as a child
Quiet as the world labors...
The sun is gentler and the birds are friendlier
As the old come out to play

Submitted: Friday, August 14, 2009
Edited: Monday, January 24, 2011

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