Seasoned

azalea closeup

 

Seasoned

By Mary Harwell Sayler

Spring came hobbling in
on a stick
thrown
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

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Comments

  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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