David Whalen

(5/18/38 / Covington Kentucky)

Spring Soliloquy to Allergy


Powdered gold of pollen
Hanging lazily in the sun

Shaken loose from pungent blossoms
Gilding silken webs…newly spun

Tis the fairy dust
Of the newborn season

And the most likely reason
For all my sneezing’

…Spring…

Submitted: Friday, March 25, 2011

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