Unfinished

Silk, the colour of home
patterned anew
knotted behind;
her fingers ache to run
through his hair,
silk upon silk;
almost done. She leaves
her gift on the bed,
silk upon silk,
runs to the airport, where
she waits

About Rosalind C Hughes

Rosalind C Hughes is a priest and author living near the shores of Lake Erie. After growing up in England and Wales, and living briefly in Singapore, she is now settled in Ohio. She serves an Episcopal church just outside Cleveland. Rosalind is the author of A Family Like Mine: Biblical Stories of Love, Loss, and Longing (Upper Room Books, 2020). She loves the lake, misses the ocean, and is finally coming to terms with snow.
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