Branches Baring All

Calligraphic nibs

etch meaning in an empty sky,

fingernails scratching glass,

scribes recording ticks and tocks.

Abacus counting season’s syllables,

limbs leaking language

in a thousand tongues –

branches baring all.

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12 comments on “Branches Baring All

  1. Robert Rife says:

    This one reaches out to me with descriptive passion. Nice.

  2. Beautiful! “Calligraphic nibs” caught my attention as I love doing calligraphy!
    Blessings ~ Wendy

  3. Poetry and Musings says:

    scribes recording ticks and tocks., love this phrase!!!

  4. ericmvogt says:

    Love the way you look at nature’s speech and articulate it. Great poem and great pic. Look forward to your next poem, Melody! πŸ™‚

  5. Caddo Veil says:

    Quite intriguing, this–great, Melody!

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