haiku for you: changing seasons

It's a little early in the year still, but winter seems to be giving way to spring where I live. Maybe it won't last, but the weather's been warmer and rainier. I've been seeing and hearing more songbirds, and even signs of new growth in some of the plants and trees. The other day, when…

dystopia

“What a beautiful view today.” I gaze out my window toward the invisible horizon. “So painfully pretty. The mountains have run away, the oceans have fled, the plains are hiding, the trees and flowers all gone.” Taking a deep breath, I smell industry and business and freshly printed money. “Can you not see the beauty…