Blue October

Grizzly Bear and moon with radiant sky
Blue October 58″w x 48″h acrylic on canvas

This season weighs heavily,

Long, powerful action left

Us with a deep weariness.

Closeup of the grizzly bear head
Detail of paint color and texture on grizzly bear head

Spirt seeks hibernation,

The coming renewal of spring,

And the secret gestation

Of new forms of being.