First Green

This last winter ground,
mantled in a paper mache cocoon
of pale, dead leaves,

gently yields
to spring’s first
ardent spikes of green


-Kevin Trammel
3/6/2022

See my books, Gathered Rain, and Between the Hours, for more poetry, art, and prose.

Gathered Rain, by Kevin Trammel Between the Hours, by Kevin Trammmel

About ktrammel

Author of Gathered Rain, and Between the Hours, which can be found on Amazon. Read more on my sites, Flowerwatch.net, or sophilos.net
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