Rainy Day

Not the best of days.
Wind driven rain.
Leaves, already weakened
by Autumn’s color shift,
being rudely ripped
from branches.
Yesterday’s gentle tumble
a distant memory.
Trying not to let
my mood mirror the day.
Telling myself that
the prescribed antibiotic
will cure the infection,
and that the prospect
of two dental implants
isn’t high drama.
Along with the rain,
this too shall pass.

Advertisements

About Mary Jane

I am a retired English teacher. My husband, Frank, and I have lived on Cape Cod since 2000. I am a lifelong bread baker and writer and have been posting a blog on Falmouth Patch for the last few years. Savory Seasons has been largely devoted to recipes and food in general. I am hoping to expand my focus in this new blog.
This entry was posted in Poetry. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s