August 26th, 2007

Egrets Reading

Mammoth Hot Springs



Mammoth Hot Springs, Yellowstone National Park


orange and white hues
of hot spring terraces
always evolving --
the way you and I
see each other

tanka (c)2007 Deborah P Kolodji
photo (c)2007 Yvette Kolodji




(When I saw Thomas Moran's 1872 oil painting Hot Springs of the Yellowstone at LACMA today, I was inspired to start writing about my June trip to Yellowstone all over again...)