Howling Bright Spot

The light is fuzzy

and warm

and rich

and dark.

It is softening

the lined face

in deeply impaired pain.

Awakening

and walking

through shudderingly

exquisite awareness

that surely will end

with the cessation

of death’s final

howl.

March 3, 2011 collaborative Photograph by MichaelWeiss/FawnRising  Thunder Bay, Canada/Gainesville, Florida USA