POEM: Flight

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“Flight”

 

A shadow flock of birds sails

against the sky, black silhouettes

against cutout paper clouds, swarming,

dancing in air like ebony fish performing

ballet in their small glass stage,

promenades and pirouettes

choreographed against twilight

backdrop lives.

 

* image courtesy of PublicDomainPictures.Net

**poem inspired by the Cuyahoga Library writing prompt on April 26th, 2018 for National Poetry Month.

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