Pond Detail_BOuntiful

"Trip to Bountiful" is one of seven poems published in Grain Magazine, Vol. 37.3. 

trip to bountiful

He longed to jump. 

I removed his crown 

and fed him wisdom. 

Then we went down to the river. 

One second, he was there. 

Next, gone into that green 

water. The goose came.

Offered silence. All I had to do

was be the pond.