I was too busy to ponder this month’s Visual Verse prompt. Just looked at it now and this one popped out instantly. Life’s like that.

Sky flutters
to get rid of the smut?

Birds flutter
never smutty
bright as planets
strung lights

we clutter
swaying among the effortless wings
hollow-boned grace

our machine-stinks
sky blinks.

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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.

16 thoughts on “Sky-flutter”

      1. It was the same with Ekphrastic. After a honeymoon period when they published one every time and I had a slot in the magazine, they took nothing for months. Then suddenly they started taking everything again.

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