National Poetry Month: April 22nd

Spring by Tess Dinerstein

Spring wakes up
From her long slumber
Just in time to wish Winter
Goodnight
She stretches
And the sun comes
Out to greet her
Warming the earth.
 .
She dances across
Fields,
Her cape of flowers turning the
Grass a soft
Green when she passes.
          .
She twirls
And flower buds just peek
Out.
                   .
She bakes a cake of blue sky
and white clouds
The warm oven heating the trees
enough to start
Budding.
           .
To wash the dirt from winter
She summons rain showers.
                             .
And when all her work is done
She is content to settle down
Into her
Bed of sunlight
To wait until next year.

spring2

This poem was selected by Lesley W. (Head of Adult Services)

Poetry Copyright Notice

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s