photo sharing and upload picture albums photo forums search pictures popular photos photography help login
Sarah Rehfeldt | all galleries >> POETRY > A Light in the Forest
previous | next
14-MAY-2014 Sarah Rehfeldt

A Light in the Forest


I held on to one butterfly
and watched.
Nothing happened.

You held on to one butterfly
and let it dance.
Something whispered.
It soared above the trees
and landed.

Poem and image by Sarah Rehfeldt. Please do not copy without my permission.

Published in Ascent Aspirations Magazine vo. 14, no. 3 (2010); reprinted in Ginosko Literary Journal #10 (2011).
Poem and image republished in Kaleidoscope: Exploring the Experience of Disability through Literature and the Fine Arts, Number 75, Summer/Fall 2017.

other sizes: small medium original auto
Type your message and click Add Comment
It is best to login or register first but you may post as a guest.
Enter an optional name and contact email address. Name
Name Email
help private comment