city spring

the City
adorns herself
in pink and chartreuse lace
delicately gracing
her steely frame
she checks herself
in her sisters’ mirrors
—urban athletes
they wear the season
differently than
their soft
country cousins
feet clad for concrete
puddles
instead of
fecund
earth

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s