BEFORE THE SHOW

 

 

The stage is set with
few days between rains
in years between droughts—

green hills hang fire,
begin to breathe
before they flower.

Knee-deep white egrets
comb blades of grass,
step lightly slowly

as tree frogs gather
to rehearse
an all-night chorus.

 

One response to “BEFORE THE SHOW

  1. wonderful – you open your world to us…

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