|Abdul Momin, Bangladesh|
This winter, River Bangali is so cold that she has turned blue and her tresses green. The chill freezes her bosom and she is so numb she can’t move. The ferryman combs his oar through her blue-green tangles, and the boat leaves a few waves in its wake.
[This microtale was written for the above photograph, which made it to the finals in the Greenstorm Nature Photography Contest 2020, and was published on the Greenstorm Foundation website.]