The fields are dressed for summer Beneath the broad blue sky, Decked out in every gleeful color, Waving to the passerby! Dancing in the heated wind Lining ditch and alley Susan with her big brown eyes Yellow-skirted—smiling! Native sisters in bright blankets Nod with the summer rhythms Wine, yellow, orange, and red Woven striped and […]
Green and red Red and green. Like Christmas, Like cardinals in pine trees, Like strawberries under leaves, Like Irish plaid. Like roses against stems, Like salsa and lime, Like tulips in spring. Like watermelon and rind. Green and red. Red and green. Like apples and tomatoes.