The barn light
leaks off the metal roof
a golden stream of rain,

black silhouette of hills,
a carcass slumbering
beneath first blue.

Breeze down canyon—
dogs bark,
chatter of raccoons.


2 responses to “JULY DAWN

  1. Beautiful, and so descriptive, John. 🙂


  2. What better reason to get up before dawn and watch the day awake, as the nocturnal world slips into slumber.


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