Like Jimmy Cagney

Stephen Kuusisto, Letters to Borges

A crow struts across the wet lawn

Like Jimmy Cagney

And I think

My students

Know nothing

Of old movies

 

Beads of rain

Fall from maples

Hallelujah!

How easy to be

Happy about nothing

Good—

there will be so much of it

 

Author: skuusisto

Poet, Essayist, Blogger, Journalist, Memoirist, Disability Rights Advocate, Public Speaker, Professor, Syracuse University

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