Munich: A Biergarten in October

Screen_shot_2017-12-05_at_08.50.24by Patrick Howse17 Oct 2017

Horse chestnuts distil
gold from the sun
in the glory
of their decay.

Beneath the wheeling
sky the ancient
alchemy still
works its magic;

And in silhouette
a stark, dark tree
stands with treasure
around its feet.