morning frost snail
trails – a forewarning of iron soil
where musky fungi creep, bright orange
and red speckled with warts, among naked trunks
and sprout on rotting stumps, and milky bell caps rise
Kim M. Russell, 5th November 2018
My response to dVerse Poets Pub Quadrille: Winkle, Winkle, Little Poem
De is our host for this week’s quadrille and she’s winking at us.