Monday, April 27, 2009

Haiku #8

I stretched forth my arms
to the sky as rich sunrays baked
my brown skin creation-black

Photo Source: Moonk 97 on Flickr

Title: Back to the Motherland - Day 72:365


Anonymous said...


Stephen A. Bess said...

Thank you. How have you been? How is that Louisiana sun treating you? :)

Lyrically speaking said...

Wow, loving this and the are you Mr. Bess?

Cat said...

So beautiful! I hope you and the loved oned ones are well. Here we are all well. Happy spring may be coming soon. We had a teaser a couple of weeks ago, and now it is a little chilly again (highs in the low 50's) but that is not too bad. Soon enough it will be nice and warm again!

neena maiya (guyana gyal) said...

There's a kind of sunlight that I enjoy...not the hot, burning one, the mellow one, at 4:30 pm.

Is that your photo? It's lovely...being one with the land.

christina said...

So beautiful!

Stephen A. Bess said...

Just excited about June.

Yes, this weather has been crazy! -- One day 90 next day 60. Thanks as always.

Yes, that's the golden time of day. No, there is a link to the photo at the bottom of the post. Thanks for stopping in.

Thank you. have a great weekend!

zooms said...

I like this very much, So few words, such depth of meaning.

Emil said...

Wow, that's awesome!

Anonymous said...

I like this,the words give you a lovely mental image and you sort of imagine yourself under a scorching sun - my brown skin glistening under the sunrays - love the way you did that. Picture works great too.

Stephen A. Bess said...

Thank you. It's my love for what the Bible calls "the lesser light."

Thank you, brother. How are you?

Yes, makes me ready for the summer. :) Thanks and should write some haiku.

Stephen A. Bess said...

...some more haiku. :)

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