CLEARING, painting by HELENA CARVALHO, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

CLEARING, painting by HELENA CARVALHO, Brazil (copyright of the artist)

CLEARING, painting by HELENA CARVALHO, Brazil (copyright of the artist)

LINK:  http://helenacarvalhoarte.blogspot.com/

WELL

 

From the bottom

Of the well

 I hear cries from above.

 

I see faces

Peering

Over the edge.

 

Voices call

 A rope descends.

Catch it if you can.

 

The shadows

Down here

Claim me.

 

Feet in water,

Something

Swims by.

 

If I crouch here

Quietly

They’ll go away.

 

                                                                        Aeronwy  Thomas

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