Sunday, November 22, 2015

Dragon Colors

Fly, Dragonfly!


BY JOYCE SIDMAN
Water nymph, you have
climbed from the shallows to don
your dragon-colors.
Perched on a reed stem
all night, shedding your skin, you dry
your wings in moonlight.
Night melts into day.
Swift birds wait to snap you up.
Fly, dragonfly! Fly!

















All photos by Kathy Detweiler