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Thursday, May 10, 2012

spring's softer side

Spring wobbled in brand new heels
And took the stairs gleefully,
Dropping petals that
Floated softly away.

Summer sat at the end of the table
Picking flowers from a vase.
Pulling petal from stem, entwined,
Moon blushed smile.

Fragrant ribbons unrolled across the floor
As Autumn’s velvet skirts swayed, she
Poured wine in upturned glasses
Intoxicating their dreams

Sated eyes watched the doors
Lips silently repeated the clock’s ring
The slow waltz of regret and wondering played,
Waiting for Winter to accept the invitation.
 

I'm linking these new spring skies I saw this week to Skywatch Friday.

19 comments:

Steffi said...

Great photos and words for SWF!Thank you for sharing and have a nice weekend!

Pearl Maple said...

Simply beautiful combination of images and words, thanks for sharing

Sylvia K said...

Such beautiful skies and words to match, Noni! I love them! Wonderful captures for the day! It is good to see spring, isn't it?!! Enjoy your weekend!

Sylvia

HansHB said...

Great post, - lovely pictures!

Karen said...

Lovely photos and prose!

NatureFootstep said...

I like the sunlit treetop. Looks gorgeous with the cloud. :)

Gary said...

Great sequence, and of course Boom & I know what a Zamboni is. Boom & Gary of the Vermilon River, Canada.

eileeninmd said...

Pretty poem and a lovely sky capture! Have a great weekend and happy skywatching!

MARGARET GOSDEN 2 said...

Love the sunlight catching the cloud and the tree!

LadyFi said...

Wonderful words to go with these soft and lovely shots.

TheChieftess said...

Beautiful photos and poem!!! Lovely!

From The Heart said...

Beautiful shots! And lovely poetry.

Aiketa said...

Beautiful poem! It brought me to some beautiful place where the different seasons where all alive. Just beautiful! Thanks for making me dream.
And I really like the photo too.

My name is Mariona, but since I can remember everyone call me Nona. And some of my friends, in a affectioned way call me Noni. hahahaha it's funny. Is your real name Noni?

I'm visiting from SkyWatch Friday. Here's My Sky.
Regards from Barcelona.

CameraCruise said...

Great post, love the the photos and words.
Thanks for sharing.
Have a great weekend.
Mette

Daryl Edelstein said...

that is so very monet and so very YOU!

Donna said...

Beautiful shot and words Noni!!
Have a wonderful weekend!
hughugs

chubskulit said...

Love the reflection!

Sky Shots in Disney World, please come and see.

Pietro said...

Great Sky Watch post, Noni, enjoyable pictures and a fine poem.
Happy weekend!

Christy Woolum said...

I love this poem. Such a perfect arrangement of words. I love the images also.