The Scholars’ Dive

After Emily Dickinson

 

Traffic disperses a dusting of Snow

as Students just awoken

trickle in for Coffee now,

necks in red scarves bound.

 

The Books from their rucksacks spread

out on varnished tables,

they dive into a Pool of Words

as deep as they are able.

 

Copyright 2017

T. Allen Culpepper

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