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National Poetry Month, Day 25 - Alethea Kontis
Some cultures do not see a Man in the Moon…they see a rabbit. This is my poem based on one of the Chinese legends of the Rabbit in the Moon. (Also available on Wattpad – click here.) ************************** The Rabbit in the Moon Alethea Kontis Once upon a time I was a rabbit in the world of men Flesh and blood True and free Camouflaged in light and dark In snow and shadow Overlooked and wary of danger It was cold that winter’s night when the woman appeared Eyes white as stars, hair black as night Blue toes, blue lips,...