Tag Archives: summer

Petrichor

Stale summer meadows under white heat-blasted skies thunder lurks the night Bright daggers slice the darkness drops fall like pennies pavements run with instant floods Smells of new-wet earth raise pungent long gone memory from dust-blocked days  

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Sicily Summer – The Burrower abroad

Winding old Italian streets on bruised and battered, sandaled feet Narrow crumbling ancient walls echoing street vendors calls. Scorching sun and folks in hats, shabby steps and narrow cats Cauliflower clouds in blazing skies of rich Madonna blue and sunlit … Continue reading

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HEATWAVE HAIKU

  Summer heat, can’t sleep Ice-cream vans with enormous queues Parched gardens droop

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September Haiku

Late bees seek lavender scenting summer’s ripened soil seed heads form witness

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