Treasure Island

Guillermo Veloso

(September 25 1962 / New York City)

Good Morning to My Life


A golden morning
Syrupy light shimmers
Desert heat as shadow
On the wall
Green is infused like sun-lit tea
And brews as my bird-choir alights in song
Another morning in many
Another awakening has come
To have been here at all at this simple moment
Is the most improbable of miracles
Humble yawn and the day begins

Submitted: Wednesday, March 20, 2013
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