as a brazen blue sky
frames this cheerful spring day
it casts light on the fray –
hard looks in play
I have been trying to find time to visit the Brooklyn Botanic Gardens. I am particularly interested in seeing what is happening to the cherry tree canopy at the Cherry Esplanade.
Unfortunately, I haven’t been able to. But from what I have been seeing here and there in the neighborhood, cherry blossoms are still in their early stages.
The magnolia tree up the block seems to be farther along.
blooms still in talks with nature
cherry blossom tales
For Eugi’s Blog where the prompt is “Canopy”. To see other entries go here
For dVersePoets Pub where Frank Tassone is hosting Haibun Monday. He asks us to write about “cherry Blossoms”.
To see other entries go here.
For Thursday Doors over at No Facilities with Dan. To participate or just look at doors from all over go here.
For Cees Flower of The Day
To see other entries go here .
I think it’s a flower, looks more like buds on the way to being something fancy.
spring has sprung
no cherry blossoms yet
but everything else
wears a knowing smile
#Flower of the Day, to see other entries go here.
in the fine tremors
of the pear blossoms
cast by a butterfly in flight
under the noon day sun
these moments in time I reach for
when my stomach is in knots
by events out of my control
For dVerse Poets Pub for quadrille night being hosted by Mish
For Cees Flower of The Day challenge #FOTD
For Thursday Doors over at Dan’s No Facilities. To see other entries go here
first chirps of twilight
as day lingers into night –
spring rounds the corner
For Ronovan Writes Haiku where the prompt is Chirp and twilight