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The Sweetest Awakening.

Updated on April 6, 2010


The Awakening.


Praise the earth now a Goddess,
whose emerged from her bed,
fresh from long hibernation
daffodils crown her head.

In her emerald robes,
through my back fields she warms,
winter snows into puddles.
all of nature conforms.

Her tulips curve graceful,
in scarlet reds like a kiss,
Spring's perfume fills soft breezes,
with an air of sweet bliss.

She is fickle and often
leaves her work incomplete
when the old man of winter,
will not bend to defeat.

But she always prevails,
with a dandelion smile,
spreading beauty and hope,
she'll dance on for awhile.

Till the child who is Summer,
finds its birth in her arms,
springing warm from her beauty
to inherits her charms.

Then Spring takes a hiatus,
to some far distant place,
where the cold winds are blasting,
weary smiles from each face.

Summer's child grows and prospers,
till she's schooled in the Fall,
then in colors they'll tumble,
under Winters' first squall.





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    • Debarshi Dutta profile image

      Debarshi Dutta 7 years ago from Calcutta

      Very nice imagery and metaphor. A joyous read.

    • Michael Shane profile image

      Michael Shane 7 years ago from Gadsden, Alabama

      Enjoyed the read MFB.....

    • Mekenzie profile image

      Susan Ream 7 years ago from Michigan

      Do you see all of life in such a beautiful way? I love looking through your eyes. Lovely

    • Micky Dee profile image

      Micky Dee 7 years ago

      Very nice again Sir! It's all so alive! Metamorphosis!

    • Michael Jay profile image

      Michael Jay 7 years ago

      Nice hub! Thanks for sharing.