Posted in Poetry, sijo

Renewal and growth

Sleeping Garden
their deep roots winter over, 
         fast asleep in the frozen ground
tulip bulbs and dandelions, 
         blue wild flax roots and seeds
melting snow and warm sunshine . . . 
         spring yearns to be reborn

[sijo.] Copyright © Lizl Bennefeld, 2022-05-28.

Ronovan Writes Sijo Wednesday Poetry Challenge #10: GROWING UP/Mature.



Poet, photo artist, retired academic style editor/consultant. Member, Science Fiction and Fantasy Poetry Association (SFPA).