Category Archives: Poets United Midweek Motif

Cabin

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Abandoned house, Yuma County, Arizona
 
 


In the cabin walls
something purrs by day and night—
a leftover dream.
 
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In the cabin walls
nasty little creatures hide,
scrabbling in the dark.
 
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cabin by the way—
kneeling before the threshold
a weary pilgrim
 
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in the cabin walls
a desiccated silence
wheezing tales of woe

 
Text © 2015 and photo © 2013 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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