The HeartmakerThe HeartmakerThe Heartmaker4 hours ago in Free Verse More Like This
Friday, May 24th, 2013.
The Heartmaker sits;
Crafting at his desk all day;
Making new hearts
For babies breaking out of their mothers today.
He makes hearts of Joshua Trees, the oddballs;
Void of their leaves.
He makes hearts of glass and of sand;
So fragile, so fine.
He makes hearts of old Oak Trees;
Flaking and broken, never quite complete.
He makes hearts of stones and of pebbles;
Cold and distant, no nerves for their feelings.
But best of all;
He makes hearts of young Maple Trees
The wonderful ones with bright star-shaped leaves.
Our hearts bring us moods,
Personalities to fill and to be.
And when The H