Trip to library today, picked up some poetry books to read, and a novel. I don’t often read fiction these days, but I thought I’d get something light to do recreational reading. Poetry really doesn't quite fit that bill for me though I do often really enjoy reading poetry, but I generally consider it more a act of academic endeavor.
After the library I made a stop at a nearby track in the heart of the city where a natural prairie environment has been recreated. I got a good exercise walk in then went back around a captured some pictures.
Funny, this make me think of Emily Dickinson writing on the topic of prairie: “To make a prairie it takes a clover and one bee, / One clover, and a bee. / And revery. / The revery alone will do, / If bees are few.”