All colors mixed together, in art
much dismay in children’s reactions,
when original picture in their minds
turns into muddy puddles or worse,
black as inky night, with no going back.
The golden moon, rising over park’s tree
shone through branches, images of
harvest Halloween moon, all for naught.
It is Spring, soon to be Summer!
Warm, sticky, muggy sleepless eve.
The edges of the camera’s vision
have tiny points of green, orange,
yellow, indigo violet and blue,
then muddy brown, gray and black
do their best attempt to dampen
the sheer excitement of the
first night after school’s
last day, children giddy
with hidden colors,
adventures yet to
Take a deep