Tuesday, February 1, 2011

Hazard Pay

It's cold
and dark

people die in such places
with their children's need
wedged between shakey knees
like an offering
to the "Saints be praised -
we made it!"
only tonight
the Saints were full up
with babies

1 comment:

Dalaa Ba'cho said...

cold and dark can magnify needs
but light always follows the darkest hour