Inescapable Dawn

The gray-eyed morn smiles on the frowning night, checkering the eastern clouds with streaks of light.

— William Shakespeare

Shy sun,

resting behind

a passing cloud,

not ready to star

in the requirements

of hours, he waits

behind a gray 

curtain, but his 



reminding us

a full infusion

of light will


So, my love,

let us take courage

and walk on,

enter this new 

day that has just


—C.L. Fisher, July 2021

Unless otherwise indicated, all writings and images are the work of C.L. Fisher and may not be copied, used, or distributed without permission.

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