Tag Archives: heat

nor for the cat – July 9

7.5.2015 humid air, hard tasting of metal   breath as through a wet rag.   no place for people to be   nor for the cat. ——————–

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sun sorcery and failings of truth – August 26

8.26 brown blades fan overhead skimming pale gasps to fend the heat.   summer warming has come with vengeance and my pasty white quails   slathered in sunscreen.   they lauded a day at the beach when I went excited … Continue reading

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emerald cover – July 21

7.21 emerald green pond scum covers with a beauty that belies what lies beneath, like smiling Jezebel who grinned before she betrayed.   hard and flinty and crystalline, theĀ air and earth let go of what lingers within, and if I … Continue reading

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measured steps – July 17

7.17 flat heat, dry waterfall revealing the bones of trees, twigs, mud hen nothings at the bottom of its pond.   mid July leaves fall to the century mark temps, while spare weeds scrabble across dry garden beds   and … Continue reading

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aztec siblings – July 7

7.7 the clouds and heat have waxed us all away like precious candles in an oven, we hide ourselves trying not be noticed by the blast in our electronically controlled environments.   would we pick up and emigrate if we … Continue reading

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