Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Mirage Oases By Kay Ryan


First among places
susceptible to trespass
are mirage oases.
Whose graduated pools
and shaded grasses, palms
and speckled fishes give
before the lightest pressure
and are wrecked.
For they live
only in the kingdom
of suspended wishes.
Thrives only at out pleasure

short story slam week 85, poetrty and story inn fridays week 15

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