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Spring's Children
by Candida L Eittreim

Wednesday, June 21, 2006
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I love the delicate and fleeting nature of Spring's unique beauty...


The sapling trees shake out their pink and white ruffled gowns,


quivering in anticipation,


virginal debutantes ready for their coming out.


Tender budding green branches reaching eagerly for warmth


from pale cerulean skies


bleached clean by winters cleansing rains.


Beneath their dainty feet


the mother's body groans, cracks and heaves,


birthing her spring brood of


dainty crocus, ruffly purple squill, and laughing daffodils.


Golden poppy lights bittersweet green hills


illumining  fresh sward ..lucent fairy lights


glistening in sweet innocent splendor.


Fallow earth erupts in joy and hope,


Spring's zephyr winds cool her fevered, laboring brow


as  it renews the promise


of rebirth and redemption,


borne on the wafting fragrances of spring's floral dream,


evanescent, ephemeral, as life itself.

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Reviewed by Rodney Bohen 8/16/2008
Grand piece old friend

Rodney
Reviewed by Joseph* OneLight* 6/27/2006
Beautiful, spiritual and inspiring.

Love & Light,
Joseph
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 6/22/2006
Beautiful write; very well done, Candida! good to read you again!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in Tx., Karen Lynn. :D
Reviewed by Andy Turner (Reader) 6/22/2006
And now we have more crazy squirrels in the garden..

I wish spring and autumn lasted much longer..

To life you bring the splender of spring..
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