Monday, April 23, 2018

Poetry Month: A Day for Sunglasses 23 of 30

For the month of April, I'll be writing poetry each day in celebration of National Poetry Month.  I've decided not choose a theme, not to plan the writing, but instead to wait to see what poetry finds me each day. 

The sun
warms the blacktop,
awakens the tulip,
radiates through windows,
reflects off glass,
shimmers on water,
shines its brilliant light,
a day for sunglasses.

© Cathy L. Mere, 2018


  1. Feels good to dust the sunglasses off again, eh? Love all your verbs that lead to that last line!

  2. I really like the climactic moment in this poem. Yes, we are in sunglass season. Love it.


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