Crocus | Free Spirit Volume 2013 Issue 2


I chanced upon the most delicate
Crocus of Spring emerging,
only half-believing
she’d really found the sun,
peering through the fear
she yet was only dreaming
that winter’s terrible weight
might soon be gone…
How carefully she left the Earth!
How cautiously she sought the Sky!
How softly did she turn her face
as I knelt by…