When Life Shifts and You Tread Air

It is a matter
of what to hold onto
Books are good
they have weight
Music is equilibrium
And planting seeds
in a space
of needy earth
reminds you
that things do go on
And people
can be anchors
unless, of course
they are shifting, too

Valerie Anthony
Contents | Mudlark No. 1
I Am Calling You from a Distance