Archive for lucky charms

A Leprechaun’s Gaze

Posted in poetry with tags , , , , , on February 16, 2010 by Keith Alan Watson

 

Illustration courtesy of Aaron Pocock

*

Loose ends were tied; the message sent,

and I walked on in merriment.

With ruddy arms I build a cairn

that lies a ways past yonder barn.

.

One piece of gold I have in tow,

my back faced to the winds that blow.

This growing monumental mound

will hide my grief on sacred ground.

.

A daily prayer, a daily grind,

a rock a day to ease my mind.

“To reach the sky! To find my love!

To live the dream I’m dreaming of!”

Continue reading

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,590 other followers