Posts Tagged ‘albuquerque’

I wrote a poem a couple of years ago (and I think I even posted it here on this blog), but it goes so well with a picture I took yesterday that I am compelled to post the two together.

Plus, it’s just too hot to write anything new. I’m still readjusting to the desert heat of New Mexico. The intense, scorching, debilitating heat. Let’s face it, in Seattle a broken air conditioner in your car is an inconvenience. In Albuquerque? It’s brutal. It was 91° today. Thank goodness for Sonic’s afternoon happy hour–slushies for a dollar each!

Anyway, here’s my old poem paired with my new photo.

Blowing Bubbles

easily made
easily broken
gentle floating
spheres whose
destruction delights
your smile
wraps itself
around my



Read Full Post »