Marjorie A. Buettner...


St. Nicholas Day

Finally the snow falls covering the dry earth, filling the dark sky with a motion of light. Something is released inside as well--a child's balloon--offering up a sort of silent prayer to whatever is above . . .

St. Nicholas day . . . the shoes at the door pointing away

WHCHaibun 2008-12-06

Copyright Marjorie Buettner, 2008