Aubergine Sunset

Santa Clara

The thick purple peel of clouds
reveal a startling green horizon,
a day that dared to sweat.
The fields all farmed,
fat off the vine, a drip of wet.
This sunset carries weight,
a bitter taste,
of things we know to be true,
but would love to forget:
an aubergine sunset.

© khartless 2022, All Rights Reserved


    • Thank you. These are such wonderful comments. I truly appreciate them. I find sunrises and sunsets to be endless in their inspirations. Just takes having the time to ponder these things.


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