Larkin' with Bikes, Flowers, Dykes, Fairies
The new Citibike rent-a-bicycle program seems to have few fans in heavily-Orthodox Jewish Williamsburg, Brooklyn... then again, today is the Sabbath. It is also Gay Pride weekend. Happy Pride, everybody!
I moseyed past some guys who resembled Moses, then saw this delightful patch of waste ground off Myrtle Avenue. An abundant, "vegetable love" of wild flowers has grown here.
I cannot remember the name of this climber: Convulvulus?
These are cornflowers, I think...
"...and walked along
The platform to its end to see the ranged
Joining and parting lines reflect a strong
[From Dockery and Son, by Philip Larkin; with apologies to Larkin for changing 'moon' to 'sun'!]