just words

grey sky, grey doves, on grey tree limbs……

some shade of amethyst or grape or mulberry opens on redbud branches…..

ferns bursting fronds…..

Houston’s kind winter sun…..

stretch like a cat slow and skillfully innate…….

white crane standing in the wetlands, white lily in the ditch, white full moon, perfect in the sky….

tulip trees are scouts for spring here…..

siren in the garden is calling again……

Advertisements

2 responses to “just words

  1. Oh, Karleen, we should all be able to write ‘just words’ as you do!

    Your beginning spring is ours, minus the white crane and the white lily. But we did have that big old white moon!

    Kathleen

  2. Reading this over several times is good medicine. Slows my heart rate.

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