Sunscreen and Spy Novels

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Summer sun and sunscreen, yelling into the air,

“I cannot put this book down…..she escaped again!”

washing the sand off my feet, means

I’ll be back again….

    

Well I didn’t exactly do a good job of taking a summer break, now did I? There were several reasons, one of which is my wife and I got sick (nothing major).

So our time at the beach was cut short. We have been taking a break though, spending time together.

I’ve read two novels so far, and I’m on my third. I had forgotten how much I loved a good action, sci-fi adventure!

And the book I was yelling about in the poem? The Rook, by Daniel O’Malley, which crosses a number of genres. It’s a sci-fi, paranormal, mystery, spy adventure. I do recommend it.

P.S. I’m still taking it easy. Have a great summer!

Peace.

Poetry, Additional Writing and Image © Copyright 2019, ancient skies

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On Thanksgiving Day

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As we prepare our feasts, bake our pies,

give our homes a warm glow

may we always remember

our own lights within

to encourage, to lift up

our neighbors.

May no one

feel alone.

We are not

unconnected.

   

Poetry and Image © Copyright 2018, ancient skies