Fences

Three men by a luxury lake

Pound posts for a heavy fence.

They’ll be finished by twilight.

They’ll never get inside the fence

That has a wall-like-solidity –

Unless for a service call.

Eugene “Gene” Novogrodsky, early July 2013

Author: Gene Novogrodsky

Eugene “Gene” Novogrodsky, a Brownsville resident for nearly three decades, writes North American border slices, from eastern Canada to central Mexico, and in between. He is one of the founders of the Narciso Martinez Cultural Arts Center Writers Forum in San Benito. He sometimes participates with the informal Resaca Writers Group in Brownsville. He prefers, however, to read to two or three attentive listeners – when asked!

Share

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

*