Paints and brushes taunt throughout the night,
paintings on the wall,
the brush strokes a mystery,
though the name in the corner my own.
Douglas Polk is a poet living in the wilds of central Nebraska with his wife and two boys. He has had numerous poems , three books of poems, and two children's books published. Poetry books are: In My Defense, The Defense Rests, On Appeal. The children's books are: The Legend of Garle Pond, and Marie's Home.