May 23, 2022

 

Michel

 
 
 

Michel

Traveling through northern France
with Michel driving.
The Beatles singing on the radio,
"Michelle, ma belle."
A sky of uniform grey,
dark, dark grey.
And then,
a surprise rainbow.
And then,
to one side,
a helicopter
outlined black.
Mosquito like.
Black.
And then,
I bottled it.
I can still remember.




First published in Silver Birch Press,
"Song Series," November 2015






Article © Lynn White. All rights reserved.
Published on 2021-03-15
Image(s) are public domain.


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