Poetry, Art & Lint

Maljam's Poetry Blog

Friday, September 09, 2005


My hat sits so still
Silently perched atop high
For looks, for comfort

Sun safe, well worn-in
For protection, and for fun
Like furniture

Functional, friendly
Soiled, salty, stained, severe yet
Loved, caressed, and owned.

maljam/mallard/malster (c) 9 September 2005