Summer Night

SUMMER NIGHT

June bugs cling to a screen door

gypsy moths circle the porch light

lightning bugs flicker on the lawn

(earthbound stars)

a child arranges her toys

for tomorrow's beach day

a boy waits in the dark

for something to happen

the sky flares

with heat lightening

 summer night - photo by Barb Toyama

summer night - photo by Barb Toyama

 Summer night - photo by Jennifer Kapala

Summer night - photo by Jennifer Kapala

 Aurora - Photo by Willy Wilson

Aurora - Photo by Willy Wilson