dust

(5/21/00)


_________First Place__________


after the move
the dust of other places
still with me

Maleti (Mary Lee McClure)
  
 ________Second Place________


sultry day
a longhorn bull
paws the dust

Joann


 _________Third Place________
    

dust devil ~
a McDonalds wrapper
in the vortex

soji
_________Below Third Place________

  
silent film
in the beam of light
dust

arkady elterman

first edition -
how carefully she removes
the dust-jacket

hilary tann

cupped so gently
in the buddha's hands
house dust

m.cross 

drought
in Buddha's hands,
red dust

R. Marie Stutts


dusty trail -
a lizard tail
still twitching

Yu Chang

ball park
on my lips
the taste of dust

-ren

cement dust
the new road through
grandfather's farm

Cindy Tebo

before the rain
he writes I love you
in the dust on her car

Sue


damp socks
he wipes dust off his boots
outside the tent

DeVar

in the dust
my finger
her name

gary steinberg

still no rain
hibiscus leaves
covered in dust

kathi

airing out the summer house ~
dust floats
in a pool of sunbeams

Tiana Jackson

lizards
in the empty pool
the dust

marius

child's lemonade stand
each plastic cup displays
a garnish of dust

Lesley

dead monarch
wing fluttering
yellow dust

peigi

Wiping the dust off
this attic toy -
renews my memory.

Robert Leechford


at daybreak -
footsteps in the dust
dancing a waltz

Emile Molhuysen 

parched fields
clouds of dust
chasing each other

max verhart 

sun dust -
a starling scatters pollen
from a hemlock branch

Earl Keener

ceiling fan
with dusty blades...
summer lethargy

Mark Brooks

on the windowsill -
shriveled flowers
bathed in dust

Carol Raisfeld


Memorial Day
his love letters
crumbled to dust

Marlene Egger

so many blossoms -
the dust from one
fruiting another

Naia

a layer of dust 
accumulates
on top of the bookcase 

Sue Torres

cloudless sky
dust the colour of peasoup
car camouflage

copyright 5/12/2000 by Wendy C. Bialek 

doing not one thing
to earn it ...where my dust does
accumulate plush

art
      

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