La corde sensible, René Magritte
a cloud for breakfast
in my hand a pearl of dew
against the sultry day
Originally published in Spinozablue, 2012.
Virginie Colline lives and writes in Paris. Her poems have appeared in The Mainichi, Frogpond, Prune Juice, Frostwriting, Prick of the Spindle, Seltzer, Overpass Books, BRICKrhetoric, Yes, Poetry, Dagda Publishing, Silver Birch Press and StepAway Magazine, among others.