A Poem for the Light and the Beautiful Dark

By Margaret Roncone

Autumn Light

lengthening shadows
discard bright light
store it in a
cupboard for next June

what I notice and
pause to study
are narrators of
a fresh story
unfolding in pebbled gravel
dried grass
and moon’s play on stone.

October 31, 2022

About Author

margaret I write poetry daily because of a commitment with another island poet and a poet in Seattle. I also write to nourish and save my soul.