Tagged: dogwoods

the twin dogwoods in

the twin dogwoods in
our backyard play hide-and-go-
seek with each other,

like siblings, hoping to catch
a glimpse of a white-tailed deer
.
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there is something in

there is something in
the water, we agree – dogwoods
nodding in the breeze
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: breeze

the twin dogwoods in

the twin dogwoods in
our backyard will always have
each other, in the

way the southern magnolia
between them never understood
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: dogwoods

in the backyard, a

in the backyard, a
cardinal pauses on
the branches of
our dogwood –
are we sharing
it with him, or
is he sharing it
with us?
.
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a stirring in the

a stirring in the
congenial dogwoods this
morning – once again

the spider has caught the light,
dawn stages scant resistance
.
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i am lying

i am lying
underneath
the dogwoods
in our backyard
hypnotized by the
way the edges
of home have already
begun to curl
in the
near-noon sun. the
sky is panting, its
blue tongue showing
here and there
between terraced
branches. it is
May, and i have
all the time
in the world
.
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