Poem: “And Counting”


Last night
the yellow-breasted chats
were chatting
the beavers
swimming and slapping
the trout
sipping and slurping
and the full moon rising

This morning
the locusts
are crackling
the catalpa
wilting
my coffee I’m sipping
72 years and counting.

About believesteve

I am a photographer and have published a book of photography and accompanying text on running the Colorado River in the Grand Canyon. The first (print) edition is out of print, but a second edition is available as an iBook (eBook) through the iTunes bookstore. All Grand Canyon, river and nature lovers will enjoy my book: https://itunes.apple.com/us/book/the-grand/id672492447?ls=1
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