Garden of longing

Here in this garden of longing
I’ll not greetchee with lechery
For I know your beauty
Is not for me, no.  I’ll turn away
Thankful for that brief glimpse,
Return to hoe my row of woe

20170418
The prompt at NaPoWriMo is to Neologize, so greetchee is a mash-up of “greet you”
The prompt at dVerse Poets Pub is to write a postcard poem. Though I can’t imagine the garden of longing to be such an attraction to warrant postcards…

Advertisements

9 thoughts on “Garden of longing

  1. Wonderful word play and I really like your neologism! I’m still working on mine – guess there are miles to go before I sleep – or at least poems left to write! Thanks for sharing!

    Like

Please 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 )

Twitter picture

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

Facebook photo

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

Google+ photo

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

Connecting to %s