Changing the View of the Day

A poem

Photo copyright me, this morning, 2019

I woke up early

It’s dark at 5 am now, in the waning months of the year.
The time change next week will help,
Briefly,
One more hour of sleep in the cold to stave off the darkness.

This morning, I: fed the pets, started laundry, walked to the gym.
In the cold, the grass is…