Daily Archives: 5/10/2009

I lean back, as the evening darkens and comes on. 2

“Lying in a Hammock at William Duffy’s Farm in Pine Island, Minnesota” by James Wright Over my head, I see the bronze butterfly, Asleep on the black trunk, blowing like a leaf in green shadow. Down the ravine behind the empty house, The cowbells follow one another Into the distances of the afternoon. To my […]