shadow

Cheer

Snow dusting
chrysanthemums,
their yellow pompons
sporting the soft coat like a fur,
shivering in the wind
but cheering on the advent
of winter nonetheless,
the off-season from the game
of constant blooming.

of 5 stories this month > Get unlimited stories
You've read 5 of 5 free stories

Only $1 for your first month.

Get unlimited Monitor journalism.