We walked to the river this afternoon. It was warm, but the forest was cool and green and fragrant like the leaves as I breathed in great droughts of air, one by one, slowly, tasting each like apples from the orchard up the hill. We came meandering down in blue jeans, to the soft hum of the cicadas, and words came out of our mouth [none of which I remember] [all of which felt sweet on our tongues].


About Audrey Ashira

Audrey means strength. Ashira means song. "The LORD is my strength and song, And He has become my salvation; This is my God, and I will praise Him; My father's God, and I will extol Him." Exodus 15:2

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