Searching for Skylarks

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this morning’s still heat
children on their way to school
searching for skylarks
in a sky of perfect blue
a couple of small white clouds

Paul Conneally
From the tanka series After Fern Hill

Image: Yashima in Summer by Okumura Koichi 1952

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