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When the Sweltering Summer Won’t Let Up

A poem for the season

Photo by Max Bender on Unsplash

Incandescent candy,
drops of sporadic rain.

We stick out our tongues
tasting hope and regret.
Sunshine bakes our
shoulders to a crisp
as the humidity rises
and settles down
on our heads.



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Aimée Gramblin

Aimée Gramblin

Memoirist-in-progress with the collective awakened and awakening consciousness. Love + Courage = Love Evolution. Creativity Fiend. Goofy by nature.