Winter Cherry,
Planted when the Autumn sun
Poured its warmth
Into the soil.

Ten leaves
On that bare-backed tree,
Now ten buds
On the warm red wood.

Spring dancing
With delight.

Cherry blossom cascading.
White petals
Red tipped,
Kissed by the joyful lips
Of a new beginning.

              ©2021 Gwen Grant

4 thoughts on “WINTER CHERRY

  1. Glad you like it, Samreen. It’s a really crispy cold day here. Makes you feel as if you’re
    doing great!


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