Heartbreaking Summer

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photo of supermoon by Harry Rodenberger
photo of supermoon by Harry Rodenberger

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Heartbreaking summer beyond taste,
Ripeness and frost are soon to know;
But might such color hold the west,
And time, and time, be honey-slow…
~Léonie Adams from “Midsummer”

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photo by Karen Mullen Photography
photo by Karen Mullen Photography

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3 thoughts on “Heartbreaking Summer

  1. sweetness, beautiful memories and, yes, the eventual sadness of children leaving — but looking forward to future reunions — with the sure knowledge that they are where and with whom they need and desire to be now — and joyful that you have prepared them well — what more could two grace-filled parents want?

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  2. Thank you for sharing your memories… I appreciate your photos and poem.. I feel the same thing…

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