Today’s Poetry Friday round-up is hosted by Kat Apel
Today begins like every other day: up and first light, let the dog out, let the cat in, coffee, feed said cat and dog, head out to the barn to tend to its assorted inhabitants. Except that it’s my birthday, and a significant one at that.
So, I pause longer to relish that first light, with all its subtle color changes. I give a bit of extra love to the dog and cat; add a dash more cream to my coffee…and pause to read, again, a favorite poem by a favorite poet: