The Innisfree Poetry Journal
www.innisfreepoetry.org

by Daniel Abdul-Hayy Moore


LITTLE OWLS

Little owls
that lace the lumber of our dreams
your hoots astound us
those blinkless eyes two locomotives
out of the dark they blink and itís
over

when we wake you fly out into the light
as out of a barn door

O insubstantiality of all things


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