Some days it is simple,
the way outside turns to inner -
the fall towards light,
the pull of the weather.
This is love's work --
the way I've learnt again to slip inside my dreams:
to hold my face up to the rain,
more from one world to another.
'Persephone' from Falls & Finds (Shoestring Press, 2008), © Deryn Rees-Jones 2008, used by permission of the author.