Heavy Air

Heavy Air
The air is heavy

Clings to my flesh
Beads on my clothing
Thick with moisture

And heat
Lungs fill
But find little oxygen

An exquisite sensation
To visit
For a little while

Black Sand Basin
Yellowstone National Park
Wyoming, United States of America

Taken during travels, 1996

A response to my favourite weekly writing prompt, Jennifer Nichole Wells’ One Word Photo Challenge. This week, it’s humid.