knittingknots (knittingknots) wrote,

  • Mood:

Poem: Sour Grapes

Not IK...maybe the return of poetry muse from her long vacation.  But she's in a mood....

Sour Grapes

I sit here
in my garden of abundance,
choosing to eat the sour grapes,
knowing what I am doing;
and even though I feel childish,
for this hour,
I will relish the bite of their bitterness
before standing up,
dusting off,
and picking up my basket
to reach for a sweeter fruit.

we just have to indulge.

Tags: poem

  • Flashback

    (Someone, without meaning to, I'm sure, dropped me right back into the worst night of my life. I will see this over and over until it lets go. So…

  • Poem: Writing Daze

    They walk around me while I write, with a hey, ho, and a hey nonnie nah, They spin around me while I write, talking, laughing in my sight, watch my…

  • Watching the New Year Come in, 2012

    O brave new world, O brave new year full of potential unrealized, new, untried. May we, taking the first, tentative steps into your…

  • Post a new comment


    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded