This is Just to Say
I have eaten the plums that were in the icebox and which you were probably saving for breakfast Forgive me they were delicious so sweet and so cold
William Carlos Williams
I am going to say thank you to the librarians of Montana this morning.
I'm taking this poem as my model for concision. It has always impressed me as a very grateful poem.
Today's Poetry Friday Host is Madigan McGillicuddy of Madigan Reads.
Madigan has a review of Poetrees a collection of 19 poems about trees. I don't know about you, but I'm inordinately fond of trees..