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Fave-O-Lit Friday

You and I

by Jonathan Potter

You are a warm front
that moved in from the north,
a blind spot bearing beautiful gifts,
a garden in the air, a golden filament
inscribed with the name of God’s hunting dog,
a magic heirloom mistaken for a feather duster,
a fountain in a cow pasture, an anachronistic anagram
annoyed by anonymity, a dollar in the pocket
of a winter coat in summer.

And I am the discoverer of you.

2 thoughts on “Fave-O-Lit Friday

  1. Love this photo and love the poem–enjoyed being introduced to it in The Writer’s Almanac….Thank you, Nicole!

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