Post: 217, southern winter, dawn, MARS, palmettos, porch, South Carolina, painting, poem

by Carol Bass

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during A SOUTHERN WINTER

Mars was out at dawn today
shining on the porch
trapped in another miracle
unable to move
astonished
I closed my eyes in prayer
to the rising sun
palmetto tips
twirling in the breeze
shadowy fingers
dancing on eyelids

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