Treasure Island

Kevin Rottweiler


Grape Jelly in Cold Jars


the grape jelly
seems to live forever
hiding in the refrigerator
surviving long days
and cold nights
but the warm peanut butter
hides in a warmer closet
grape jelly in cold jars
my sweetness
my friend
with love to lend
hiding in the cold box
seems to live forever
my sweetness
my friend

Submitted: Sunday, January 12, 2014
Edited: Monday, January 13, 2014

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