Tag Archives: spring

If this is what is possible

This greening at the tips This crocus open, irislike And unexpected   I’ll welcome it Advertisements

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March Hill

Its March and the sap started in February so who knows when the maples will bud in this cycle of freeze/false spring we know so well here but its March and we’ve all lived past that high peak, the one … Continue reading

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spring happens

Forget calendars Forget light, measured in axial slant or day length springĀ unfolds and is less calculation and moreĀ the yellow crocuses shout quietly under this kitchen window where I dreamed them expected but never exactly planned

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NaPoWriMo Day 4: Spring Haiku

No blooms yet but the air softens into spring

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perception

If you saw me and not my colors peacocked on a page if you saw the thin mouth the flat feet you would say this woman knows more about bread baking and when to plant seeds than that precise moment … Continue reading

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=nox

the birds bring it in hope, not science that greening at the tips of trees the run of sap a tilt towards warm not felt yet, but measured in daylight

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melt

spring begins not with crocuses or tree budding but with snow softening over raw mud not so much happening as unmaking that slow thing in the north we call thaw

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