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Friday, December 29, 2017

Poems: Snow Sun Trees




Today I have some poems about...



the snow, the sun and trees!

Poems written by me as a child or teenager:

Snow

From where it lies now
I know not where to go.
For it is like heaven
living in the snow.


(This poem is about something else but it applies to Butchart Gardens in the snow as in these pictures.)

And here is Butchart Gardens in the Sun.






Sun


Sun

sun sun sun sun sun sun sun sun
spreading like butter on my skin
sun is a golden yellow flower
in a galaxy garden of yellow
sun oh sun oh sun sun sun sun
stay in my garden flower please
sun be on my shoulder scarf
forever be sun for me.



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Trees:

laughing i walked past the
grinning trees with blue bonnets on
they fluctuated their flagellated
branches and fell flat
on their big brown bellies


the laughter is so wonderful
i would like to grow
into a big white beech tree
and roll with chuckles
in puddling piles of amber leaves
isn't it sad to be humanity?

©poems by Nora Flower as a young girl






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Today I am linking to:

The Weekend in Black White

Thanks so much to the hosts.









HAVE A GREAT WEEKEND BLOGGERS AND BIRDERS.







2 comments:

  1. Lovely collection of black and white photos! I particularly like the snow on the curved gate rails.

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  2. Beautiful!
    La Multi Ani!
    Happy New Year!

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