The horizon has exhaled – small stone

cold slices the
dull morning. my head down,
feet breaking up the
snow crust. I’m a
mindless fog itself
pied pipering behind
sweetie’s tinkling┬ácollar

until
suddenly
my pupils contract:
My head snaps up.

The horizon has
Exhaled.
Hard.
Pushing the day’s
Amber light
Up’n at ’em.


I’m writing small stones as part of the January Mindful Writing Challenge. Feel free to join us.

2 comments for “The horizon has exhaled – small stone

  1. January 3, 2013 at 7:42 pm

    What a way to greet the new day!

    • January 4, 2013 at 1:15 pm

      Yes… It was sublime. And I don’t use that word very often.

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