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carving sharp, contrasting vivid shapes
discerning, configuring the horizon.
regal and proud, yet bent by savage winds will
knurled, rugged, resilient.
above the tundra covered slopes
treacherous and beautiful.
complaining for the intrusion sounding
lost, lonely, forlorn.
worn into the mountainside, long forgotten,
lay hidden yet visible.
sure footed, confident, climbs on high
clinging to mountainsides not possible.
Lost , lonely, frail
ghostly presence abound.
from pioneer minors long since forgotten
strewn, haphazard, decaying.
over rocks and shale, giving mystic music
for ears properly tuned.
Arastra, lonely, decrepit
remnant of times past purpose
carved into stream bed.
Fast setting sun
making way for luminous moon and star filed night
covered by pure clean white snow
gives form to mystic shapes.
the mountains provide that vantage, vista
with a solid sure perch
Solitude, serenity, peace
mountain ranges majestically surround and provide
those feelings I miss so