First hint of dawn        blackbirds at song along hedgerows and
streams and where people have been        I am alone
upon a hillside.

Down        on my knees        starlight falling through leaves
to this forest floor swept clean as a chapel.

In the distance broad places of people and the sounds
and the silences of livingness.


7 Replies to “Hillside”

  1. “I get the most amazing imagery from this! Kevin you are a master!” S.S.

  2. @RegineEbner with TopTweetTuesday, Jan 2022, “¬∑Lovely ending to a poem rich in the moment of silent contemplation. Love the use of nature as a home for thought and being. Nice poem..”

  3. Awesome

  4. Wow! I really like this. P.H.H.

  5. Quite evocative and beautiful. H.A.

  6. A most beautiful rendition
    A picture perfect puzzle of life itself


    1. Thank you, Scott. Your spaces and your poetry inspired it. So thanks for that too.

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