Peter Waldor
Perfect Islamic Bliss

Four daisies

by the mosque window

when I look up

from prayer,

and blowing

from town

the smoke

of a guitar.

Simple daisies.


The window

could be a painting.

The distant player

just practicing.

Found In Volume 36, No. 01
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About the Author

Peter Waldor lives in New Jersey, where he works in the insurance business.  He is the author of Door to a Noisy Room (Alice James Books, 2007).