Almost Overhead

There was a caution in the air.
A thin front of yellow yielded to
heavy black layers of a disruptive
sky crawling menacingly above.
Thunder sounded from the hands of
trauma, releasing repeated detonations.
The calm surface air quickly became an
unlikely opportunity for safety.
Nature began to carve out its design
of strength in impressive waves

Roger Singer is a chiropractor practicing in upstate New York.