The Petunia Looking Back

deep inside
a piercing
green eye

Intricacies


morning sun
through feathered cold
how night lingers on the window

One of Many


the shadow reveals
another definition
of self

Within


hidden inside
tiny delicate flowers
can’t help but bloom

Winter’s Pattern


covered branches
the forest’s
cable knit sweater

Obeisance


in deference
to the cold
hosta leaf curtsies

Appreciation


moment
with a flower
highlight of the hour

Following Directions


houseplant’s leaf
color leading
to the great outdoors

Eyelet River


lacing the surface
cold threading
shore to shore

Fleeting Forever


kindling beauty
the birch branch pile
nature’s ephemeral immortality

Presage of the Leaves


geranium begins
fall’s colors
creeping in

Practice


mediation
on lavender and grey
fern’s delicate display

Begonia Umbrella


beneath
the begonia leaf
parasol perfection

The Sea in the Sky


cloud waves
crashing on the shores
of a grey May day

Logarithmic Bloom


Fibonacci’s code
unfurling the golden mean
of beauty’s geometry

Hard Won Purchase

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granite and ice
a cold hard home
for velvet moss