THE SPIRIT OF THE KITES, AGAINST THE ODDS!
BEFORE we came, and after we arrived
The mountains moved, and the waters realigned
But gravity stayed, rigid, un-compromised.
FOUR kingdoms subservient to the Gravity gods
Yet these puny kites, how they soar ‘n how they drop
The spirit of the kites, flying against the odds…
(The above picture shows summer skies of 2016 in Mackinac Island, Michigan. While the island and the waters and the people, all earthbound, were enjoying the the sunshine from down below, a dozen kites took flight and dared for the skies…)