Arlington

House of Heart

As far as the eye can see
cracked and yellowing stones
jut from the verdure.
Bronze plaques covered
in leaves rustle in the forlorn zephyr.
Worn flags mark the treasure,
designate where valor lies.
Stiff with age they quiver
like the hearts of caged doves.

single poppy

Pantheon Photography

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