Cracked

by kim blades, writer

The parched earth

opens its heart

in supplication

to the pregnant clouds

above,

the fragile eggshell –

jaggered and empty,

its liquid contents

drained

evaporated,

leaving lifeless

skeletal

remains.

©kimblades2017

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2 Comments to “Cracked”

  1. I enjoyed this poem the second time I read it as well, Kim.

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