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By Mary Harwell Sayler

Spring came hobbling in
on a stick
from a dog-
wood tree
shaken down
by pollen-ridden wind.


Spring came limping
on knobby
knees of knotted pines
inflamed in
their pajamas of pink azaleas.


© 2012, Mary Harwell Sayler from Living in the Nature Poem, published by Hiraeth Press


  1. Thanks, DiVoran. I’m eager to read your poems on the site too.

  2. divoran09 says:

    That is a beautiful poem. Thanks for sharing it with us.

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