Round the Table

our voices hush
into the furniture

gossip eases down
the cushions

herbal tea
comforts my hands

outside traffic
hums the window

talk and travel
wax the table

reflecting our faces
as poetry rises

~ Joanna M. Weston

Joanna M. Weston has had poetry, reviews, and short stories published in anthologies and journals for twenty five years. Her middle-reader, Those Blue Shoes, published by Clarity House Press; and poetry, A Summer Father, published by Frontenac House of Calgary.

Read more of Joanna Weston’s poetry:
An Old Song
She Played Banjo
A Handful of Sand
Night Light
Downtown

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