Tag Archives: Spring

When happy, paint the Iris…

  The days grow longer with pale shafts of light lifting the grey mood. The morning skies are rinsed with early promise and heralded by sparrow-chattered trees. Snowdrops modestly bow their heads to the welcome dawn and the chilled birds … Continue reading

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After the biting beast Had shocked the buds and bulbs Spring shone across the park Warming muddy fields At last the promised sunshine Cheered the birds to song Children clustered ponds Lined in khaki coloured mud Searching signs of life … Continue reading

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Swelling buds burst insect breakouts The surface tension of sap rising Earth shifting power of new growth Fresh leaves replenish winter’s stolen sleep First butterflies, from earth’s dark blanket Set forth in seasonal warmth Sharp showers re-lit by sudden sun … Continue reading

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