August 12, 2009 01:41 PM
The lion's month
burns green to gold,
flies arrive like little jewels:
seeds flutter, milkweed climbs fence posts,
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dust sparkles in the sun,
and from a brimming field,
a brooch-winged monarch glides
augustly past us as we gaze.
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