by Ralph Lynn Weld
It’s worse when the rain stops.
The humidity starts and it’s brutal, a
sweat dripping, sopping
washcloth kind of hot.
Clouds hover in the air and the
steam is starting to rise off the
I don’t know what affects me more,
Charmel or the heat.
Charmel – smoking hot, sticky slick,
drops pooling in spots on the sheets,
hot and man, Johnny don’t need
a furnace in winter with heat like that.