Parable of House and Broom

by Katy Lederer
Lederer. The Heaven-Sent Leaf. Parable of House and Broom
The gap between wanting and having is Great. What does the house care when brooms Shake? The minaret When the sky breaks Over it? Nothing. The tall trees are whispering to the wind That they are comely. The wind brings its tidy joy And in its wake, Removes.