Mid-August at Sourdough Mountain Lookout

"Down valley a smoke haze, Three days heat, after five days rain..."

Any Good Poem

Richard Berlin, MD, shares the poem "Mid-August at Sourdough Mountain Lookout" by Gary Snyder, which can be found in full here.

Dr Berlin has been writing a poem about his experience of being a doctor every month for the past 23 years in Psychiatric TimesTM in a column called “Poetry of the Times.” He is instructor in psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts.