From the August Issue
(from Entomological Poems)
The pond-skipper captains a one-man craft,
It slides across the surface
Devoid of any purpose;
Passing through the lives of those below
As a scanning eye passes through the lives of characters in a book.
Daniel Galef writes light verse, heavy verse, and just about everything else. He was born in Oxford, Mississippi, and currently resides in Montreal, Quebec.