The Late Bloomer of Summer’s Choir

the cicada’s late night
choir performances had
all but disappeared
until I heard the one strong drone
singing solo, alto in search of a lover 
that will never come 
made me weep for the late bloomer.

---©g.a.meeder, 2016®


Leon Timber, What Took You So Long?

https://youtu.be/-7Il2jD0aow