Thursday, April 13, 2017

a light

A LIGHT exists in spring
  Not present on the year
At any other period.
  When March is scarcely here
A color stands abroad         
  On solitary hills
That silence cannot overtake,
  But human nature feels.

--Emily Dickinson

(Let us take a bit of poetic license for this latitude, and substitute April for March.

Among the trees, a golden rumor swirls -- )


Harlequin said...

Light is everything and springs' new scatterings ignite and share so well

Iulia Flame said...

Concisely said. The mystery of the light propels me into the waking dream and I watch it, caught up in wonder.

(for erin) when i ask, where have the redpolls gone, and why the silence at my seed station your eyes, unbidden twin candles startle ...

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