Ice when it freezes.
Snow when it’s white.
Fire when it boils.
Cloud when it rises.

Rain falling.
A river flowing.
A pond when it pools.
A sea to sail on.

BRUCE TAYLOR ‘s poetry appears in Able Muse, The American Journal of Poetry, The Chicago Review, The Cortland Review, The Nation, Poetry, Rattle, Ravens Perch and on The Writer’s Almanac. His most recent collection is Poetry Love Sex Music Booze & Death, Upriver Press, 2018.