Lately, there has been nothing to the days but gray. It looks like a brewing storm. But it would turn out to be a calm slate of gray that just lingers. This look is carried through to the nights.
My crystal ball can’t say how clear the night sky will be in the mountains. But I am really looking forward to getting out of the city just the same.
The plan is to leave at eight in the morning, so naturally we left at eleven. This is always the case. Especially when this is not going to be a day trip.
Pedestrians are walking over the Tappan Zee bridge walkway. This is a new addition. What an amazing view that must be. That, is going on my to do list.
Ongoing road works along the route is finally over. This makes for a more pleasant ride. Along the way, we pull over every now and then for photos of turning leaves.
In the mountains I look forward to gazing at a night sky that offers some rewards.
bathing in moonlight
on this clear autumn night
For dVerse Poets Haibun Monday where the prompt is The Moon, and Frank is hosting. To participate or just read go here.
And for Eugi’s blog where the prompt is Crystal Ball
For Ronovan Writes Haiku where the prompt is Calm & Storm
the crisping of leaves
and the cool days here and there
early hints of fall
For Eugi’s Weekly Prompt where the word is ” Transition”
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Eugi’s Weekly Prompt “Transition” August 24, 2020
morning dew sparkle on blades of grass
wild bunny rabbits
and bouncy baby squirrels
dart across the open meadow –
the magic of morning revelry
A Gogyohka for Eugi’s Weekly Prompt “Magic”.
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Eugi’s Weekly Prompt “Magic” July 27, 2020
As I look out at the garden, browns look back at me. Baby leaves everywhere are not yet big enough to hide the strewn of winter. The dry grass stir in the breeze.
born of lively worm hunt, and worm moon
For Quadrille Mondays (a 44 word poem invented at dVerse Poets Pub) where the prompt words is “Stir”
Eugi’s Weekly Poetry Challenge where the prompt is “Song”
Frank Tassone’s Weekly Haikai Challenge where the prompt is ” Super (Worm) Moon”