Late Moon / Luna Tarde

Kathleen Winter

The moon is very old
and will rise late.
Have a little patience
with her. She has seen
every battlefield on earth.

La luna es muy vieja
y se levantar√° tarde.
Tenga un poco de paciencia
con ella. Ha visto
todos los campos de batalla de la tierra.


Kathleen Winter

Glen Ellen, California

Kathleen Winter's poems have appeared or are forthcoming in Parthenon West Review, Ekphrasis, Caesura, So to Speak, Legal Studies Forum, and The Poetry Broadside Series: the Making of Peace. Kathleen holds M.A. and B.A. English degrees from Boston College and the University of Texas at Austin, and has practiced law since 1995. She lives in northern California.
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