Sunday, December 1, 2013

Bricks


Bricks that tell a story fired into stone,

clay from other ages like tapestry sewn

into fine, hard linen all in a day’s work,

never seem to weaken 

while cold dead men shirk

the will to contain what we all hold dear

standing up against the outside,

when it’s inside we should fear.

Billy Radd
Asheville