The Presence of the Tree

My computer glasses make me nearsighted
they dim what I can see beyond my computer screen
but when I gaze over their tops I see many leaves
upon a graceful tumult of branches.

Among the leaves moves the breeze
visible only by the presence of the tree.

© Nia Simone, 2/10/13

March 2, 2013
March 2, dawn

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