Your heart wears a black blouse of frost
Embraced cloth, permanent unemotional response,
Your heart imprisoned your past,
Fortress difficult to breach,
Stone walls of pain,
Black blouse of frost.
~ Peter Grimald
Peter Grimaldi’s work has appeared in The Blue Collar Review, Mad Poets, Chaffin Journal, Old Red Kimono, The English Journal, The Stray Branch and The Lyric.