Blossom

Sere winter blushes

Ancient wood wears fairytales

Springs lightly to life

Hope renewed as dark days pass

Buried in confetti clouds

Colleen’s tanka challenge

 

 

About Sue Vincent

Sue Vincent is a Yorkshire-born writer and one of the Directors of The Silent Eye, a modern Mystery School. She has written a number of books, both alone and with Stuart France, exploring ancient myths, the mysterious landscape of Albion and the inner journey of the soul. She is owned by a small dog who also blogs. Follow her at scvincent.com and on Twitter @SCVincent Find her books on Goodreads and follow her on Amazon worldwide to find out about new releases and offers. Email: findme@scvincent.com
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35 Responses to Blossom

  1. “confetti clouds” Perfect, Sue. This poem brought my first morning smile. 🙂

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  2. I love nature and this post is right up my alley.Beautiful. 😊

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  3. Beautiful Sue. Spring peeking out at us. ☺

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  4. Morgan says:

    So Lovely, especially since we just had Snowmageddon happen here 😦

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  5. chris jensen says:

    Damn darling,

    you’ve beaten the snowflake flowers…

    hugs chris

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  6. I so love poetry. This is poem has that feeling you get as you walk by and smell the light fragrance of spring flowers.

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  7. Colline says:

    What beautiful blossoms.

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  8. These descriptions are very beautiful, Sue.

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  9. Sue, I love your use of the word ‘sere.’ I looked it up and love how the choice of just that one word changed the meaning of your Tanka. Your photos emphasize the imagery in my mind. Excellent. ❤

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  10. Pretty pink perfection 🙂

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  11. noelleg44 says:

    Confetti clouds! Fabulous and gorgeous. We are frozen in early spring with temps in the 30s. The upside is that the cherry blossoms haven’t dropped!

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  12. So lovely Sue, especially love the confetti clouds… 🙂

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  13. memadtwo says:

    I love the idea of the wood wearing fairytales. (K)

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  14. Rae Longest says:

    Simply lovely poem. Did you take the photos or find them? It is obviously Spring somewhere! In spite of all our rain and cloudy skies lately, St. Patrick’s Day, today, is demonstrating spring in Texas.

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  15. Awesome 👏 what beauty. 👌👌👌👌👌

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  16. Pingback: Colleen’s Weekly #Poetry Challenge # 26 – EARTH & WATER – Colleen Chesebro ~ Fairy Whisperer

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