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August Heat

The August heat

stayed overnight

making my morning

walk almost unbearable

 

The humidity crawled

along my hairline and

left damp curls in its wake

 

The day feels different

than most days …

the atmosphere close

and senses are heightened

 

As my eyes adjusted

to the predawn dark

the other senses took

over …

 

There was a faint

smell of horse and

fresh manure in the lot

A whiff of unmistakable

body odor … heat, sweat,

dirt, unwashed body

And…

The sickly sweet smell

of something dead

somewhere in the dark

making me wonder

who else is other there

 

Copyright © 2015 Annie – Original Poetry
Always…I wish you peace, joy and happiness, but most of all I wish you Love.
As Ever, Annie

 

 

 

 

 

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Freshness

Mid July …
The height of Summer
102 in the shade today
 
Yet…
 
Sunset takes the 
heat of the day to 
its place of rest
for the night
 
Leaving behind fresh
gentle breezes with 
just enough crispness
to be reminiscent of
late Spring or
Early Fall
 
A time of relaxation…
reflection…
and enjoying the
cool of the Evening
 
Suggesting new 
things to come
Different things…
 
But…
August is around
the corner to 
scotch the Earth
clean…
Readying us all for
the changing seasons
 
© 2014 Annie Original Poetry
Always…I wish you peace, joy and happiness, but most of all I wish you Love.
As Ever, Annie

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