Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Short Summer

Within this short, summer season,
withstanding relentless winds,
alpine wildflowers thrive
in these rugged 
Rocky Mountains.

High above the treeline,
under intense sunshine,
clinging to thin tundra soil,
they will survive
in their short,
© 2015 Richard Havenga

♪♪ We will get by, ... we will get by, we will survive...♪♪ 
"Touch of Gray" ~ Grateful Dead

Photo Locations:

1, 2, 3. Rocky Mountain National Park - Colorado

4. Medicine Bow National Forest - Wyoming