"A book of verses, underneath the bough,
A jug of wine, a loaf of bread -- and thou
Beside me singing in the wilderness --
Ah, wilderness were paradise enow!"

-- Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, as translated by Edward Fitzgerald

Saturday, April 21, 2012

Invincible Summer

Branches of scarlet
quince, early to bloom, brighten
the eye and spirit.

(May be downloaded and used, with attribution, for non-commercial purposes.  Sized for printing on 81/2 X 11 paper.)

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