Mountain story

The endless civil war
Of rock and rain
Wind and fire
Is written on this land
In letters starkly illuminated
By morning’s spilt gold.

Crowned with ice
And mantled in infinite blue
These stern peaks
Teach geography
With the ardour of magma
And the voice of the storm.

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One response to “Mountain story

  1. Stark words for a stark place.

    Rose

    xo

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