Craig Steiger

Rookie - 3 Points (Fifties / Sierra Foothills)

Coming Home, Lake Vera - Poem by Craig Steiger

After days down freeways
I come home to frosty woodsides
Where a night of snow
Has graced every surface,
I can breathe again gazing at clouds-
I feel the fast life of salaries & carshine
Interrogating this hidden quiet way
But I too sift like fresh snow
Through the aimless shank & swirl
To trace the tiny ledges of the unlatched gate

Comments about Coming Home, Lake Vera by Craig Steiger

  • (3/2/2008 1:27:00 PM)

    Nice, Craig, particularly the keen observation of the restorative nature of home. Evokes a sense of peace that is palpable.


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  • john tiong chunghoo (1/10/2008 1:53:00 AM)

    wow, craig. this is a great poem. you are very observant and the best is that you can turn that into a great asset. this poem shows that potential. keep up the great work. i write both good and some lousy poems. i hope you find the best ones of mine. see you and a prosperous new year to u. (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, January 2, 2008

Poem Edited: Saturday, January 12, 2008

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