by road and night,
how strange to find
this small bouquet,
this quiet cross,
in early buzz,
down the highway of the heart.
M. Valentine is a professor of philosophy at the Savannah
College of Art and Design. His poetry has been published in The
Sewanee Review, The Southern Poetry Review, The
Midwest Quarterly, Snake Nation Review, The Adirondack
Review, and others.
John M. Valentine