Observations and reflections from without and within
Monday, June 23, 2008
Haibun for Summer
Summer arrives at last. Storms darken the skies and lightning streaks through the grey clouds. The sun shines again and the river reflects lush greens and blues above its banks. Clouds of insects buzz in the still, moist air as a Kingbird performs aerial maneuvers from a high perch. Families gather in the park for a picnic and watch their children run and play.
Summer solstice comes bringing light that erases memory of winter