It's Coming On Tiny Footsteps From The North.

It's coming on tiny

footsteps from the north.

©-MFB III

((( \ O / )))
          |

        / \/
        \

Summer lurks

like a smirking child

who's waiting just
around the corner
teasing all who watch by
playing peek-a-boo.


Soon it will leap out
bubbling with joy
launching paper boats
on babbling brooks
stretching its lazy arms
in endless circles
under the sun.


Hours will s l o w

to a crawl
while tires swing

out over cool rivers
that catch falling
oh's of flesh.

Flowered meadows
will make toddlers
cavort and hop like

bees to pollen.

The world will drift

in sweet saunas
until summer at last runs ,
with frenzied burning feet
across the fields
of sun baked grass ,
into memories only
found in Autumn .


When once more
it's gone from sight
Leaves will tremble
at its passing
then fall in piles
to mark it's exit.

<><

<^>

>^<^

<^>^<^>
^>^^>>^><<^
^>^>^>^^^>>>>

More by this Author

  • Autumn Gleanings.
    2

    From the Palette of Mother Nature. You know where to go with a doubt Behold the handicrafts of God, ~ observe now as his Winter looms, ~ stitch needled specks of crystal white. Each weaving flawless, thick...

  • Robin My Hood
    1

    On the first day of xmas your true love gave you a schadenfreude Robin my hood... on April 1, 2004. ©-MFB III- All rights reserved As the rains subsided, I spied a mother Robin today dancing on clawed...

  • The Constipation Of The United Blights Of America.
    0

    The Constipation of the United Blights of America ©-MFB III “ We the Puppets of the divided states, both red and blue, in disorder choose to deform a more perfect Union. We hang like...


Comments 1 comment

hpguy profile image

hpguy 6 years ago

Very Nice!!!!

    Sign in or sign up and post using a HubPages Network account.

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    No HTML is allowed in comments, but URLs will be hyperlinked. Comments are not for promoting your articles or other sites.


    MFB III profile image

    MFB III229 Followers
    1,582 Articles


    Click to Rate This Article
    working