September brings so many thoughts, ideas and plans,
things to do, see to, begin, accomplish and enjoy,
that my subterranean reservoir fills until ideas
geyser up in a hot, fraught fountain of chaos.
The scent of sulphur mingles with white water
making the ground spongy. I have a reckless desire
to plunge in, boiling with ability to see what comes.
Does this happen to you? September is a witches’ brew.
Copyright 2017 Brenda Davis Harsham
Notes: This photo was taken at the Old Faithful Geyser of California in Calistoga. I’m back from California, where a mountain of paperwork caused landslides of shredding and a castle of file-tiles, but I survived. Afterwards, we viewed the only Petrified Forest in California and one of the three faithful geyser’s in the world. I am now so overwhelmed with things to do, I don’t know where to start. Perhaps with a list…