Gardening

Gardening

After rays and rain

A jungle

I tend

And then

A frog

Sat flat too still

Something wrong

I think

Have I killed you?

I run to my someone

And cry

And shudder

He goes to see

And turns to me

Smiling

And the frog is alive

It fooled me there

And broke my heart

 

© Jennifer Winterburn

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