Deft Hands of an Angel
by Alice B. Clagett

Every day, in the late afternoon
even in the winter
in Southern California

It's just like this

The red gold of the setting sun
Striking fire
to the sandstone cliffs

like a golden lute meeting
the deft hands
of an angel

 -- a gift of love
    31 January 2018



Image: "Sandstone Cliffs," Escondido Canyon Trail, Malibu, California,,  by Alice B. Clagett, 31 January 2018


from "The Chalice and the Crucible"   Site home page: 2U3D


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