Poet’s Corner

Sudden Love in Old Age
Anonymous

Sudden love in old age,
As sweet and warm
As toast and tea.

As unexpected as a day without pain.

What courage it takes
Knowing all that we know,
To fall in love again.

Anonymous lives year-round in West Tisbury. 

Poets with a connection to Martha’s Vineyard are encouraged to submit poems to Laura Roosevelt at ldroosevelt@gmail.com.