Black Lace on Scarlet


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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