Blue Bonnet Review

A Literary Journal Featuring Poetry, Fiction and Nonfiction by Talented Writers Around the Globe

A literary journal featuring poetry, fiction and nonfiction by writers around the globe. 

These Barren Fields in Late Summer (after Vincent)

Alan Catlin

Hay stacked besides
still water.  Heat shivers

above dried fields.
Crows plunder all those

barren, exposed roots.
The sky stretched thin

as taut wire, vibrating
where wings assault

the air.