Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Flower for the Day Iris IV 5-18-16

This  stand if iris is in a field circle guarded by part of Russ Filippello's Master's thesis.
Jan's new purple Adirondack chair is placed in the circle to enjoy the woods.

I sleep under the wing
of night, singing
the long winter
requiem, stealing
purple out of the black
earth. I dream flesh
is made flower, bulb
is made heart, leaf
and stem unfurl
like new flags
breaking into light,
bearding the world again.
Jane Vincent Taylor

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