The Time Will Come . a poem by Alice B. Clagett

Published on 15 February 2019

Dear Ones,

Here is one of my early poems …

. . . . .

THE TIME WILL COME
A Poem by Alice B. Clagett
amongst her early works

The time will come  – –
The last wild place
will be the freeway’s
edge

wild creatures’ ears accustomed to the noise

noses tuned by slow cull to tell
exhaust from predator’s
faint scent

. . . . .

Image: “New Leaves,” by Alice B. Clagett, late 1900s, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “New Leaves,” by Alice B. Clagett, late 1900s, CC BY-SA 4.0

Alice B. Clagett


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