Esme Allen

School: North Berwick High School, East Lothian
 

Summer

 

Summer is a time;

Of fluttering flights of birds;

Of sweet lures released from flowers;

Of loud insectile threats;

Of stars revealed in bare charcoal skies;

Of ghostly calls spread through the darkness.


As the sun fades, fled from the moon; the heat falls low; and the small breaths slow.

  

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