Thursday, March 23, 2006

Poetry Thursday

Ode to Enchanted Light

The light under the trees,
the light from high heaven.
The green
arbor
light
that flashes
in the leaf
and falls like fresh
white sand.
A grasshopper lifts
its sawing sound
over the clearness.
The world
is a full glass
of water. Mary Oliver

2 Comments:

Blogger liz elayne said...

mary oliver keep walking across my heart today. love her images of nature. thank you for sharing this one today and for joining poetry thursday!

9:50 PM  
Blogger GreenishLady said...

I was trying to find words for this spring light. I should have known that Mary Oliver would have done it somewhere! Thank you for bringing this along just now.

1:49 AM  

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