TRAVELING WITH LIGHT
You ask me why I’m leaving.
For no other reason
than light and air,
The depth of blue –
that long half dark of color
that wasn’t here before –
sun glinting off tree branches,
fastening to nothing –
(for whatever reason)
this is the way the clouds flow.
Words and image by Sarah Rehfeldt. Please do not copy without my permission.
Poem and image published in Weber - The Contemporary West, vol. 32, no. 1 (Fall 2015): http://www.weber.edu/weberjournal/Fall_2015.html
Photographed on South Tiger Mountain Trail, Tiger Mountain, WA