A Child Looks Out

A child looks out and sees

much hoped for snow even though

it’s fifty degrees and rising.

She says she’ll keep her fingers crossed

 and maybe it will stick.

In this she’s not much different

from those of us

who keep hope alive

against all evidence.

                                                                                                           JDG

This entry was posted in poetry.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s