after Caroll Crush

March sun spills like
a runny yolk in between

dry twigs of tall oaks.

The foliaged ground
wakes up, feet free of

slippers crack

crisp leaves with worms
beneath. Above, early birds

sing a tune only they
can understand as if

hushing two melting
dark-candy eyes.

©2022 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved.
Photo by Maarten Deckers on Unsplash

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21 thoughts on “komorebi*”

  1. This is beyond beautiful, Rosema! 😀 Sigh .. I so love “The foliaged ground,” and those “dark-candy eyes,” ..Thank you so much for writing to the prompt! 💝💝

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