Wednesday, May 08, 2013

In the Wet Wood – v4

Evergreen forest, wet fragrance
after the cooling shower
sweet scent of pine, of balsam
caught in wisps of air

Mixing with other
more earth tones
of peat, of decay, cool
wafting on the breeze

Damp night falling
around me as I walk
he wet dirt road
in the northern wood

Edited May 7, 2013
“In the Wet Wood – v4”
Edited May 6, 2013
“In the Wet Wood – v3”
edited at Poets Corner
Suncook Senior Center
May 6, 2013
August 6, 2007 19:30
“In the Wet Wood – v2”
Our mission trip,
from Wesley United Methodist Church,
Concord, NH and from First United Methodist Church,
Hudson, MA to Jacksonville and Machias, ME
to the Down East Maine Mission,
Jacksonville United Methodist Campground,
East Machias, ME

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