NaPoWriMo Day 15

Journal

Image by Bethany Rohde
Image by Bethany Rohde

By Bethany Rohde

It was a gift from my husband when I started to write:
My only journal of peacock blue,
with gilded scrolling and antique clasps.

It sits on my white-washed shelf in danger–
not of being filled with unworthy ramblings,
but of remaining untouched till it’s handed down.

*******

A writer from the great state of Washington, Bethany Rohde received her BA in English Studies from Western Washington University. You can read her poetry at VerseWrights.com and on her blog, worddoor.wordpress.com.

Advertisements

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