south wind

(6/18/00)


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south wind~
a bee crawls deeper
into the poppy

DeVar
 
 
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grassy median:
a groundhog faces 
the south wind

timothy


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rusted weathercock
every wind
forever south

max verhart
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south wind
the lunar moth's wings
so still

Ann Krischus

south wind~
the smell of rain
and gardenias

soji

  
south wind -
a down feather lifts 
from the gosling

Earl Keener

south wind
blending lilacs and laundry
at my kitchen door

Lesley

a blue feather
on freshly cut grass
south wind

Mark Brooks

south wind 
the milkweed's stalk bends
with a monarch

Yu Chang

a south wind
moves in the trees - 
soon the rain

Maleti (Mary Lee McClure)

south wind--
        the pampas grass
        nods to it

m.cross
  
Southwind ~
scattered stars
and the scent of jasmine

copyright 6/13/2000 by Wendy C. Bialek

south wind
      at the abbey
            lavender lingers

Gretchen Claggett
  
touching
the scent of thyme
south wind

hilary tann

  
clouds clear
from Fuji ~
south wind

Darrell

  

her skirt
in the south wind
held aloft

*Carol Raisfeld

  
morning mass ~
laburnum trees lean
against the south wind

paul conneally

the waning moon  
catches a wisp of cloud  -
south wind

Alison Williams

  
south wind-
cloud figures
reforming

BarbBC

south wind
a vulture pivots
at the treeline

Joann
  
summer scented
south wind
whispering

R. Marie Stutts

  
south wind - -
the smell of four 'o' clocks
and barbeques

SUE 
  

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