Mourning’s Light

Hovering over upland meadows, the veil of fog begins to lift.

Lapping waves along South Beach stir early morning risers: Killdeer and Oyster Catcher. And Mourning Dove is wide awake within this morning’s light.

Parade Grounds, Fishers Island

From the Field, Field Note by Justine Kibbe, July 4, 2019