Thursday, April 13, 2017

a light


A LIGHT exists in spring
  Not present on the year
At any other period.
  When March is scarcely here
  
A color stands abroad         
  On solitary hills
That silence cannot overtake,
  But human nature feels.

--Emily Dickinson






(Let us take a bit of poetic license for this latitude, and substitute April for March.

Among the trees, a golden rumor swirls -- )




En plein air - in memoriam Andrew Bellon

A dreamless sleep falls from the shimmering leaves. --Sappho fragment, tr. Andrew Bellon I changed, thickened, ...

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