Tagged: azaleas

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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y

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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y

azaleas and

azaleas and
begonias, spider
plants and
chrysanthemums –
mom taught them
their names
and just
let them grow
.
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y

according to this

according to this
morning’s report, only six
percent of those in
new york city homeless
shelters could access
the internet through
their shelter. this
spring’s best front
yard contest has been
cancelled, though
you prune the
azaleas
, just
in case.
we are all connected
until we are not,
most at risk when
we forget that
we are
.
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y

without guidance, the

without guidance, the
azaleas in your garden found
its own shape this spring
.
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y

** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: shape

all day rain, summer