On getting old

It’s said that dreams inspire you—
and when you wake,
breath caught with joy,
you know it’s true
though you thought you were done with spring,
the long meander
through tall trees and waving grass.

© 2004 Christine Klocek-Lim
first published in “the Aurorean,” March 2005, Volume 10, Issue 2

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