spring air the
we don’t know
wrap these blind-
From Creatures of a Day by Reginald Gibbons. Copyright © 2008 by Reginald Gibbons.
Reginald Gibbons is the author of Slow Trains Overhead: Chicago Poems and Stories (University of Chicago Press, 2010). He is the Frances Hooper Professor of Arts and Humanities at Northwestern University, and lives in Evanston, Illinois.