Monday, June 12, 2006

Sleeping in

Crazy sunset tonight. The sky was grey and overcast and it was almost cold, but the ambient air for 360 degrees, inside and outside the house, was a deep rose pink. It poured through the windows like syrup and clung to the eyes like an LSD trip outdoors. Even the wildlife fell silent at the spectacle. Only a trio of oblivious finches sang while the neighborhood cat ever so silently staked out their position and a few dozen lightning bugs arrived early to mark the occasion. For a moment it felt like a crack between two worlds.

Meanwhile, in more earthly magic, I don't have to get up in the morning. Yeah. I finally have a day off so I'll be back to daylight blogging hours tomorrow, maybe do some drug war news. In the iterim, ah to sleep -- perchance to dream...


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