Life has been a bit earnest and real recently, and all creativity deserted me. However, I have been inspired by our magnolia, which looks beautiful at present. I took a photograph some time ago, and I was reminded of this, and wrote a short poem….


Early morning moisture
poised on waxy surface
I marvel –
in one suspended drop
a fine detailed microcosm
of the world around

Pink-purple, silky petals
delicate veined
fine as bone china
asking to be stroked, caressed

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