1.
marble steps
sculpted by endless soles
a welcome chill

Kim Russell

2.
mural tablets—
how ancient my son’s name

Patricia

3.
wind in the willows
unanticipated storm
green blades impaling

Richard Bailey

4.
will the night be dark
or give no shelter?

Patricia

5.
kissed moon
all those unfinished poems
underwater

wendy c. bialek

6.
empty leaves
the fading colours

m shane pruett

7.
an old quilt
grandmother’s warmth
passes down

m shane pruett

8.
bitterly cold
she adds peat to the fire

Patricia

9.
hypnotic glow
involuntary shiver
reaches his soul

Veronica Hosking