TLT: Envy

She envies trees who shed their old looks
to return fresh-faced and bright come spring
while she’ll have turned more grey.

three line tales week 43: person holding up leaf
photo by Sandis Helvig via Unsplash

There will be a round-up later today or tomorrow. Now excuse me while I try to catch up on NaNoWriMo…

TLT: Out of Reach

photo by Dominik Martin – here's a bigger version
photo by Dominik Martin 

His perfect profile stands out against the smoke;

I want to reach, take him away into a darker corner

& I would but for the possessive hand vice-gripping my shoulder.