Friday Poem: Arc of an Orchid

Life is out of balance

When the arc of an orchid

Weighted with fragile beauty

Cannot hold our attention.


California is burning up–wildfire smoke has blanketed the state with hazardous air, another reason to wear a mask. The concept of looking at the details of an orchid is a challenge.

Published by 67steffen

My labels: grandfather, father, veteran, writer, poet, photographer and dreamer in pursuit of the meaning of life. Getting close, although I'm running out of time--probably why I'm so close.

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