Friesian

Night paces with feathers and pearls,

glittering dark with comet eyes 

and hoofs flashing high steps.

 

Raven rider’s train lifts

from night’s churning rump,

melds with bannered tail,

 

galaxy of diaphanous maelstroms,

her face the moon 

above the horse’s midnight.

 

 

copyright 2014 by Clarence Wolfshohl, with all rights reserved

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Clarence Wolfshohl

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