Tilting to the Shadow Side by Judy Gaudet

the Earth is tucking her head
into the shoulder of winter  

the maple is shivering
in her sparkling bright red coat  

the newly potted plants at the door
are knocking to come in

 

Copyright © Judy Gaudet.

 

Judy Gaudet is a poet and teacher living in Prince Edward Island. She is the author of Her Teeth are Stones (Acorn Press 2005) and Conversation with Crows (Oberon 2014) and the editor of the anthology 150+ :Canada’s History in Poetry (Acorn 2018).

 

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