TRIUMPH OF SPIRIT IN LOVE, NATURE & ART

Fragile Croci

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Oh, brave town crier of Spring

bursting forth before all others

in the cold

you age

as I watch

wrinkles in your petals

still beauteous with inner glow

as you close your countenance

against the chill wind

12 responses

  1. beautiful

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    April 29, 2013 at 3:55 PM

    • Thank you, Bert. I do hope you feel better very soon. You have been having a rough time of it for awhile now.

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      April 29, 2013 at 5:22 PM

  2. Beautifully said
    Yisraela

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    April 29, 2013 at 4:42 PM

  3. I love, love, love your writing!

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    April 29, 2013 at 6:30 PM

    • Thank you, Stina. I find yours very engaging– sweeps me up into your stories.

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      April 29, 2013 at 8:51 PM

  4. dulzimordash

    Reblogged this on Nature’s Abhorred Vacuum.

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    April 29, 2013 at 7:06 PM

    • Thank you so much for sharing this with your readers. Best, Ellen

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      May 3, 2013 at 8:45 PM

  5. Ah, Lovely poem Ellen. Written so beautifully with gentle thoughtful words.

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    April 30, 2013 at 10:38 AM

    • Thank you, Arjun. Much appreciated comment and reading. How are you doing these days?

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      April 30, 2013 at 11:56 AM

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