Thursday, April 21

A Poem for Thursday....Here is a Miracle...


Here is a Miracle

Here is a miracle
 brown twigs
have turned green.
I saw it this week.

Here is a miracle
I saw it this week
colour exploded
along dusty roads.

Colour exploded
with orange and pink
purple and cream
on last week's brown twigs.

I saw it this week
and a fig tree survived
no need to go cursing
small fruit has appeared.
major epiphany.

Here is a miracle.



winter defeated.

12 comments:

  1. and don't it feel good?!

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  2. Lovely, and a good reminder of what happens every spring. God bless your day Gerry!

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  3. A miracle indeed Gerry - and it happens every year.

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  4. Julie...thankyou so much for popping over to see the post.
    Pat....it's such a delightful spring this year. I love your latest post with all of the little hidden flowers as well.
    Rosie and Natasha...don't you know that F.C.F.
    (family comes first!)

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  5. Winter defeated.
    __That natural process... a warming view so nicely posed. _m

    cold rain
    falling to these warm flowers
    life smiles

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  6. Magyar...a lovely haiku. Thankyou!

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  7. It is a miracle - and one that I never cease to doubt as winter clings so stubbornly. Doubting Dana, that's me :) Love the pictures from your last post - I'd leave the field wild too, if it were me.

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  8. Dana..have you read Oz. Guinness's book, "The Holy Doubter"? I think you would like it. I did!

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  9. I kno9w it's spring, why there is even some real green comin' in roun' here but oh my give some temp.er.a.ture.

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  10. Natasha...yes of course it should be...but in the case of figs mmmmm well I make an exception!

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