Tuesday, June 26, 2018

A Poem from Richard King Perkins II


Out of Nowhere

Into the skirt of the woods
we skip and shuffle and spin

lengthening the lit hours of evening
into something

more breathtaking than a yellow flower
rising out of nowhere



Richard King Perkins II is a state-sponsored advocate for residents in long-term care facilities.  He lives in Crystal Lake, IL, USA, with his wife, Vickie, and daughter, Sage.  He is a three-time Pushcart, Best of the Net and Best of the Web nominee whose work has appeared in more than a thousand publications.





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