treefrogs treefrogs!
The sound of rain.

—Christopher Baskind

About the author: Christopher Baskind (kit at is a broadcaster and writer living in Pensacola, Florida. He co-moderates Mountain-Home, the Yahoo Group home of modern waka. Baskind also publishes, a Buddhist-influenced journal exploring spirituality, poetry, and nature.


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