Archive for November 5th, 2011

Storm Out

By Halifax

fits and starts

the sky above bolted
slammed the door loud
it rattled the fridge
and stirred the baby

toss the air outside
with you and beat it
shake fists at clouds
slinking away guilty

walk wild mountains
on a collar and leash
pick up its droppings
with your bare hands

pitch them at horizons
taunting beyond reach
then fetch the things
to throw them further

just don’t quit trying
Get back at it for us
I will wait here in case
your name escapes me

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