Posted by: David Harley | February 13, 2013

Still-Life (more humus than humorous)

Love
like a leaf
never wholly dies
but tends
to get trodden into the scenery

yet I like to think
that each rotting dream
fertilizes a fresh chance

deadleaf1

Published in Vertical Images – New Leaves, 1989. Copyright David Harley 1971.
Photograph of sculpture by the river Isar in Munich, copyright 2010.

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