Get Up

See the sunrise with its purple haze 

As I so often do

Countless times I’ve failed 

To capture it on film to show to you

Words are insufficient: 

Resplendent fulgent blazing hues

Inept to describe the 

Sun’s divine ascension through

The horizon 

Bursts of iridescent luminosity 

Piercing darkness fleeting magic 

Can’t be captured 

Still…it isn’t hard to see


The Daily Post, December 17, 2015, Daily prompt: Because the Night~ Are you a night owl or are you the early bird? What’s your most productive time of day? When do you do your best work?<a href=””>Because the Night</a>

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