Cycle turning biology undeniable
tender green pushes through
soil hard and frozen,
offers budding violet hope
as bitter storm roars in,
opens to adversity
hesitate, hide, wait, unthought
for only one chance to…be.
The first flowers of spring in bud as a cold front comes roaring in, yet they stand tall and follow their path. This poem evolved over several days, from an Instagram post to a photo blog post to my writing website. Read about its genesis in my first written entry for this month’s creative challenge.
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