St. Francis In Repose

St. Francis In Repose short poem

Photo by KiltBear

calm and quiet
the sun
breaks the branches

creating shields
of light and
shadow

all the creatures
in the woods
come to the feast

the bears
brought wine
wolves,
brought a pie

the squirrels,
brought a side dish
from an old
family recipe

the hiker,
dead three hours
a fall,
arms twisted
legs broken

St. Francis in Repose

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