Monroe Street, N.E. . a poem by Alice B. Clagett

Published on 15 February 2019

Dear Ones,

Here is an early poem, written during my father’s final illness …

. . . . .

MONROE STREET, N.E.
A Poem by Alice B. Clagett
amongst her early works

.

Monroe Street, N.E. :

Trees like hairy octopi
reach to catch the passerby

.

The black cat
with backlit, yellow eyes
Skulks
on a picket fence

. . . . .

Alice B. Clagett


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Except where otherwise noted, “2U3D: Blessings, Stories and Poems” by Alice B. Clagett … https://2u3d.com/ … is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License (CC BY-SA 4.0) … https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0/ ..


 

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