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The Leaking of Light

First signs of spring

“The Leaking of Light.” Photo ©Erika Burkhalter. All rights reserved.

It begins with light leaking from within each gilded vein,
unfurling frond, or sunlit-rimmed fleshy paddle
of succulent tongue — the yellowing
seeps, almost unseen, into the breathy air of spring.

An explosion of chartreuse. A whisper of warmth. A pebbling
of bare skin caressed by the…




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Erika Burkhalter

Erika Burkhalter

Photographer, yogi, cat-mom, lover of travel and nature, spreading amazement for Mother Earth, one photo, poem or story at a time. (MA Yoga, MS Neuropsychology)

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