Thursday, March 23, 2017

Listening to Rain


Listening to rain
in the growing light of dawn.
Crows calling in the distance
from inside the wet woods,
welcoming raindrops
that soften the earth.

Blunt, black beaks
eager to probe the soil;
uncover the taste of spring
in fields suddenly green.
© 2017 Richard Havenga





Photo Locations: 

1. Home Woods ~ Cannonsburg, Michigan

2. Grattan Township - Kent County, Michigan