One place understood helps us understand all places better.

Eudora Welty


Saturday, January 14, 2023

Anyone's Guess

Into the grass
was a deeply
worn path

Barren ground
began from the gate
into the pasture

But then
small blades
of grass

And slowly
over distance,
several heights
of a man

The path blended
into pasture grass
and which way
a man might have gone
was anyone's guess.