Morning Moon

Good morning moon.
I see you’re up!
Have you been up all night?
Did you see sunbeams paint the sky
with gentle crimson light?
Did you hear magpies sing and cheer
as darkness fell away?
And did you pause
to marvel
at the beauty of the day?

© Kristin Martin 2018

This poem was first published in Blast Off, Issue No. 5, The School Magazine, June 2018. It is also in my poetry book, To Rhyme or Not to Rhyme? (Glimmer Press, 2019).