Baited Breath

We went fishing.
Caught nothing
but sunburns
and the shifting
shapes of shadows
on the
dark hull-
Fish spawning.

© 2012, Pamela Clarke Vandall

Author’s Feature Week: Pamela Clarke Vandall. Also look for her work in Issue 2 of Bare Hands Poetry and Issue 3 of Poetry Bus Magazine.

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