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A Confetti Celebration

 

Falling fast from the comfort
of hands that once held me,
I am called to silence–to wait,
to rest in hibernation days.

A significant seed shifting,
I bend, wiggle, squirm; roots
re-position to redefine space.
A hardened seed coat softens
within muck of thick, ebony walls.

Pain and pangs are strong-
perseverance wails in waiting.
Dampened earth suddenly shakes,
moving me toward open crevices-
delivering day’s daylight – amazing.

Sunshine swirls light all around,
twirls in a ballerina’s fashion,
spinning my spirit like a top in a
kaleidoscopic confetti celebration.

 

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1 reply on “A Confetti Celebration”

Jan,

Photo and poem are perfect for each other and perfect for Labor Day.
Beautifully thought and wrought. I think that is surely the most beautiful
shade of purple I have ever seen.

“spinning my spirit like a top in a
kaleidoscopic confetti celebration.”

The energy and imagery are super!!

Have a beautiful day!

Sarah

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