July 13

“It’s a nuthr hot un” the old man said. “Yup” agreed his friend. Silence spread from the porch as the men stared off into the future.


July 6

Walls are in the news.

Metal, chain linked, or just stone,

A wall of daisies.

June 21

Summer rain pours down,

Last Sunday there was too much heat,

Is it climate change?

May 6

Roadside plum blossoms

Farmers plow dark fertile earth.

Winter’s wind now gone.