Will the dawn?


Will the dawn break again,

Rain fall on parched earth,

Birth and death,

Breath withheld?

Belled the cat

That killed the bird,

Heard no more

For its beauty is still,

Will the dawn break again?

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Jane Dougherty

I used to do lots of things I didn't much enjoy. Now I am officially a writer. It's what I always wanted to be.

17 thoughts on “Will the dawn?”

  1. I read it and then read it again, and recognised your circle structure. I think it says a lot for the flow of it that I had to read it twice to work out the structure. It’s a wintry little number – a bit bleak, but beautiful.

    1. When I first started blogging in 2012 WP offered a snowflake option in December. I opted in and have been getting snowstorms every December since. I don’t know if they still give users the choice.

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