Blossoms

      each blossom
in these clusters

      seems to have
its own near perfect
   identity as i look


like a bouquet
      bigger than
my thumbnail

this garden's easy

designed for little
      intervention

   a few weeds
some call them
      volunteers

some call them pests

looking at the garden
      i see metaphors

   and think about
our human world

my own metaphor
      and wonder about

my place in our
      vision of reality

if i am a weed
   or volunteer

      if i am chosen
to be nurtured

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 )

Connecting to %s