City Life

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Today I have one for the kids and one for the grown ups.

 

city life
the birds take a bath
in the gutter

 

Wall Street
the birds take a bath
in the gutter

 

© Elizabeth Steinglass, 2014, all rights reserved

3 replies
  1. Bridget Magee says:

    Love the duality of the structure of the poem. With only one line change you’ve created a profound poem for two audiences. Amazing economy of words. = )

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