Tuesday, August 11, 2009


Photo by S. Auberle
Bless this sun, this summer day,
bless the lake, the trees,
the thrush singing in the oak,
bless that black-as-the-devil raven,
muttering old prayers.
Bless you and me.
Immerse us in August heat
till we burn with joy,
till we remember
what has been forgotten:
how high Icarus flew
before he fell...
~ mimi


Blogger Jackie said...

Sharon--lovely. I love the Icarus myth. If you want to view my blog (it's just blah, blah.) it's at
http://jackiella.wordpress.com and


8:19 AM  
Blogger Sharon Auberle said...

Hi Jackie,

thanks, and I will definitely
be visiting your corner of the blogworld soon, now that I've figured out how to get there.

10:19 AM  

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