the colORS AND STILLNESS IN THIS PLACE AFTER THE RAIN

259 What is the language we use to describe where we are? When do we pay attention to the subtleties of color, the gradients of the sky? Cool cheeks and wet toes in actual desert grass, post-fire, bring me to the moment of the moment, a moment that is morning before cell phone reception due to the large mesas blocking air waves.260 I feel connected through repeated interactions with the landscape. A rock shape is my body shape curl.262