Spring stems from winter
Smouldering in cold ashes
Waiting for the sun
Petals unfurl in shadow
Alchemy of light and joy

For Colleen’s Poetry 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 writes alone and with Stuart France, exploring ancient myths, the mysterious landscape of Albion and the inner journey of the soul. Find out more at France and Vincent. 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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25 Responses to Unfurling

  1. Reblogged this on Frank J. Tassone and commented:
    #Haiku Happenings #1 (4/5/18): Sue Vincent’s latest #tanka for Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka Poetry Challenge!

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  3. Splendid! I love your poetry! ❤


  4. Suzanne says:

    What a magical looking place. Your poem leads into the daffodil photo beautifully,


  5. So pretty, Sue. A lovely glimpse of the alchemy of spring.


  6. You look like you really ARE having a spring season. I am envious, but I did notice that our daffodils are growing, despite the cold. So there’s hope!


  7. willowdot21 says:

    You have captured the spirit of Spring in words and pictures.💜


  8. Widdershins says:

    Le sigh … in a good way. 🙂


  9. dgkaye says:

    Gorgeous Sue! ❤


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  11. Lovely one, Sue 🙂


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