Tom Montag

LAMENT: LATE WINTER

Wind again in the cedar
bouncing snow off the bough.

All we know is darkness now,
wishing for a breath of spring

here at the dead end of winter.
These nights fall heavy on us.

Let me tell the gods again:
Enough of this. Enough.

Copyright © Tom Montag 2016

Tom Montag is most recently the author of In This Place: Selected Poems 1982-2013. He blogs as The Middlewesterner [ www.middlewesterner.com ].
 

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