New Poem: “tiny green eyes”

tiny green eyes see the sun for the first time – a cruel sun wanting to burn them back into the ground – wrestling with wispy clouds to get through and do its intended harm – while the tiny green eyes glimpse their new world for the first time, and hope – hopefully stretching out towards the light – not yet aware of the fight above, and what it might mean – wiggling their way up and out – into the perceived freedom sought – but nothing is as it may seem –

Published By: K-M Skalkenæs

K-M Skalkenæs is a Danish poet, writer and pictorial artist who primarily writes in English. Apart from publishing her own poetry, she also translated poetry from as well the Scandinavian languages as German into English.

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