Tagged: azalea

every year, dad prunes

every year, dad prunes
mama’s azalea bushes
carefully so that

they become perfectly rounded
buns well before mother’s day
.
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we have arrived on

we have arrived on
another first of april
like thirty-seven

rose-colored azalea buds
waiting for a chance to bloom
.
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our mom’s azaleas

our mom’s azaleas
unfurl with
tricks up her
sleeves,
neverminding
the gardener’s
schemes
.
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mom’s azaleas take

without guidance, the

without guidance, the
azaleas in your garden found
its own shape this spring
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: shape

all day rain, summer