Black Lace on Scarlet

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Black Lace on Scarlet

Ancient lace makers

must have studied

the curled loops,

knotted vines, twisted stems,

braided patterns, and delicate filigrees

of winter’s black, barren branches

set  against a scarlet-stained sky

at dusk.

© Bonnie Saul Wilks

all right reserved

One Comment Add yours

  1. This would fit well at our zine. Well done.

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