Poetry by Jeff Green


Let them fly the nest

by cricketjeff on July 20, 2008.  © Jeff Green, All rights reserved

I see you fly
Although to me
You still could lie
Across my knee
All that you are
Was once so small
A tall young man
Curled in a ball

Author notes

My eldest son is 26 and 6ft 1in tall. And still he’s a tiny baby in my eyes.