By GENIE NAKANO
melons bursting on the vine dripping with sweetness, our eyes cling to each other
dandelion wine packing all the joys of summer into a single bottle let’s drink it all this Sunday celebrating with each sip
off the wall into a mid-summer night with a firefly sky crickets in competition pinch me—is this real?
Genie Nakano is widely published in journals, and her recent books, Enter the Stream and Storyteller are available on Amazon. She teaches gentle yoga and tanka at the Japanese Cultural Center in Gardena. Genie can be reached by email.