Leah Browning

Rookie (1973- / New Mexico)

Comments about Leah Browning

There is no comment submitted by members..
Best Poem of Leah Browning

On A Winter Morning In Minnesota, I Drink Tea And Think Of Sarah

The snow falls in petals, as if, just outside
my range of vision, there is a wedding taking place
in the dim blue light of a winter morning.

I memorize each brushstroke of this
painting, the bare branches of our neighbor’s tree
framed by the white lace curtains

of my kitchen window, and brew
a cup of the five-flower tea
that you sent me from Washington.

By the time I fetch the children
from school, every muddy hill
and bank of gray, unmelted slush

will be draped in snow,
glittering blue-white in the cold sunlight.
For ...

Read the full of On A Winter Morning In Minnesota, I Drink Tea And Think Of Sarah

Nourishment

I wake in the night to find you
nestled close to me under the quilt,
your tiny hands stroking my breast.

You nurse and nurse, not even opening
your beautiful sleepy eyes, the lids threaded
with delicate blue veins. This, our

dim sanctuary. It’s raining outside, holy

[Report Error]