William Kruse

Rookie (May 16,1950 / Armour, South Dakota, U.S.A.)

Iron Mountain Fog


This fog comes,
not on “little cat’s feet”,
but with the stealthy stride
of a larger beast.
It drains away all color
and obscures familiar landmarks
and it leaves your spine aquiver
and its kiss upon your cheek.

Submitted: Saturday, December 20, 2008
Edited: Wednesday, May 25, 2011

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  • Rookie Barbara Terry (12/21/2008 12:06:00 AM)

    WOW! This says a lot in such a short piece. Yes I agree that the fog of love can be as stealthily like a panther on the prowl. Thank you for sharing.

    Love& hugs,
    Barbara (Report) Reply

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