Friday, June 28, 2013

Sun sizzles

sun sizzles
over the pavement—
in this heat
a single tear
can dry in seconds


—A Hundred Gourds, 2:1, December 2012

The sun has been sizzling here lately. We've already inched up into the triple digits (degrees F).

2 comments:

  1. A poem of sudden contrasts, from sizzle to sadness, with much left unsaid.

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  2. thank you, jenny!
    it was 107 in our region today - and it did feel like it.

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