Penny Picked Out A Book Nook

August 24, 2011

Penny picked out a book nook

W/ Big rooms in the back

In Vermont, & very modest for a place

For that  place there, to dare  there

Many  Vermont  mountain  homes

Have  Big front rooms

But not  books stores  in there

Booklovers  can leave the pelting rain

To search (again)  for that certain  tome

Or something impromptu

The hearth, this fireplace..

A dry,  warm  home

Fireplaces’  commonplace in Vermont, too

.

Tho’  tonight  nothing  lights  up our shop

More than  the proprietors’

Satisfied eyes or

The candles  we walk to the back.

Advertisements

2 Responses to “Penny Picked Out A Book Nook”

  1. Evelyn said

    different!
    is there more of this…

  2. Beautifully written…felt like I was there.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: