Wave of Heat Rising

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Wave of heat rising

Into the blue clear abyss

Summertime desert

She’s made inhabitable

By man’s ingenuity


~~ Dominic R. DiFrancesco ~~

Tis This Hell On Earth (Tanka)

Tis this hell on earth

The scorching sun, desert sand

Bleaching toughest bone

Helios hath no equal

This alone is his domain


~~ Dominic R. DiFrancesco ~~