June’s Long Flame

June's long flame has split the sump ditches, burned beige - savannah-dry - the greensward fields. Still, meadow browns and gatekeepers spar and dance to summer's timeless tune, meandering the gentle grasses here whilst pristine nimbus lazes serene with drift of eye and sky-orcas chatter in iridescent sweep to tightening hedge shadows closing on noon. [...]

Night’s Echo

Ghostly murmur on shimmer shore Plays the moonshine froth Night's echo drifts the starless sky over pebbled brow This liquid sea carries souls on mercurial surface In the veneer between heaven and earth   © frank finley Image thanks to: Dimitris Vetsikas https://pixabay.com/en/moon-moonlight-sea-reflections-2615528/  licence: http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/