Poetry by Jeff Green


Happiness is incomplete

by cricketjeff on August 8, 2009.  © Jeff Green, All rights reserved

Golden days
dawn on flowers
and green grass

Girls in shorts
dress the park
in summer smiles

make fools
of themselves

while unschooled children
make us
feel young
                  and old

But you aren’t here
with me

Author notes

Prompt is “summer regrets” in exactly 37 words