THE WARMTH OF SUMMER

Solstice has passed and at long last
summer beams, steamy temperatures
to nurture a heart until the leaves fall
and starts the winter approaching.
Always a buffer, one never
encroaching on the other. Seasonal
sister and brother separated by their
sedate cousins spread across a dozen months.
Spring and Fall call in their time, but I’m
warmed by the summer sun as long
as it fulfills its run until winter comes!

© Walter J. Wojtanik – 2016

POETIC BLOOMINGS “An Entertaining Summer” July P.A.D. – Day# 4: And I Quote Summer

The quote:

“What good is the warmth of summer, without the cold of winter to give it sweetness.”

from “Travels With Charley: In Search of America” by John Steinbeck

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