Early Morning Before the Melt
" It has to do with full moments
of mountains, deserts, sun, gods,
It has to do with rebirth and growing
and being strong and seeing"
- Simon J. Ortiz (Four Poems for my Grandson)
It was biting cold, but the sun on my cheek was warm enough. Two hawks swooped overhead and perched in a nearby tree. I watched them for quite some time...
and then one landed.