Tag Archives: sky

The People Smile

[From the archive] I am sitting on a bench in the town’s center.I see people smile as they walk by. Once I sit down, I feel a breeze. The sunlight is filtered by a tree near me.The sun moves through … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Drought

I dreamt of a burning forest.A single spark ignited the terror.Roaring flames consumed everything. The hardiest trees have become brittle and dry.The fields are brown and barren.The wells bring forth only a trickle. The burning sun is high above me.Each … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Bright Sun

The shining sun woke me this morning.I was startled by the glory of its light. My plans today are vague.The steps I take will be spontaneous.I don’t need to know the future. My visit to the square is fun.I see … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

At the Tower

I have climbed the stairs of the tower. Whenever I am here after work,the setting sun lights the way. When I reached the platform high above,I could see the distant horizon.Today, the sky had turned to flame. The night sky … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment