Monday, June 5, 2006

One Deep Breath

Burgeoning blossoms
Hastily grow
Spreading abundant impatiens

It's probably not a coincidence that I plant lots of these in my garden. For one thing, they're easy to grow, and gardening does not come naturally to me. But more likely, it's because these particular flowers and I are so much alike. We're always anxious to grow quickly and become better and more beautiful as fast as possible. Always in a hurry, we are. Always impatiens...

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Blogger paris parfait said...

Fantastic post! Very creative and lovely.

Blogger Jennifer said...

beautiful flowers, great analogy

Blogger Endment said...

gardens and poetry really seem to belong together

Blogger deirdre said...

Impatiens were the first thing I planted in my first garden. I must get some more.

Blogger Naturegirl said...

I like your Haiku poetry. I was introduced to this form by Paris Parfait."Patience" is necessary in the garden but having said that I do like the impatiens as ground cover in the shade under of course my favorite. I diddo endment's and poetry together forever!! :)


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