Tag Archives: Spring

Spring Watch

Smart speckled Starlings iridescent brazen bullies of the bird table shout in gabbling, grabbing gangs While sun-bright Goldfinches perform their fluttering fancies above the lawn’s fresh green gems The trees shine newly dressed in brightest garb of spring greenness and … Continue reading

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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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CYCLICAL HAIKU

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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Spring

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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