tanka

tanka--
small songs I sing
to join
my voice to other voices
hidden in the grass

Saturday, April 5, 2014

[a magnolia . . .]



a magnolia
with my aunt’s name—
how like her,
these tongues of petals
speaking out against the frost

          ~Atlas Poetica 15, July 2013



2 comments:

  1. I'm behind in my reading! I remember this. Love the comparison in it - and the delicate photo.

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