Deft Hands of an Angel … a poem by Alice B. Clagett

Image: “Coastal Live Oak and Sandstone Cliffs, Escondido Canyon Trail, Malibu, California,” by Alice B. Clagett, 31 January 2018, CC BY-SA 4.0

DEFT HANDS OF AN ANGEL
by Alice B. Clagett
31 January 2018

 

Every day, in the late afternoon
even in the winter
in Southern California

It’s just like this

The red gold of the setting sun
Striking fire
to the sandstone cliffs

like a golden lute meeting
the deft hands
of an angel

Image: “Coastal Live Oak and Sandstone Cliffs, Escondido Canyon Trail, Malibu, California,” by Alice B. Clagett, 31 January 2018, CC BY-SA 4.0 


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