Sleep in shadow

Sleep in shadowScreen Shot 2018-01-13 at 14.18.20

until the spring;

sing the sun’s honeyed drops.

I will wait for you

though the seas run dry,

and the wind tears the petals

from the rain-beaten roses.


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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.

12 thoughts on “Sleep in shadow”

      1. I tried her earlier today and got something angry, but I just couldn’t go with it. I finally got something much better (though she does have her own idiosyncratic spelling) 😉

      2. Ah! That could be the reason she refuses to cooperate with some basic words—spelling. I don’t have an Ancient Greek dictionary handy unfortunately…if she even is Greek.

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