Spring Haibun

By Gypsie-Ami Offenbacher-Ferris

Response to Go Dog Go Cafe
05/04/22 Haibun Wednesday Spring Prompt
Hosted by DONNA MATTHEWS

deserthorizonnursery.com

look at me
the buds all say
releasing fragrant spray

The rays of the sun warm the cold ground, tiny roots begin to stir stretching from their cold slumber toward the warmth. Deep, thick roots groan, awakened by their children above.

The ground softens giving way, allowing deep roots access to the previously frozen, nutrient packed soil. Sun warmed and nutrient fed, green leaves sprout joyfully, pushing white sparkling buds forth. The sweet, aromatic smell of Gardenia’s perfume the air in celebration of Spring.

7 Comments

  1. Love, love your haiku! And before the prose…nice!

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Thank you so much Donna! 😊

    Like

  3. Eugenia says:

    How lovely!

    Liked by 1 person

      1. Eugenia says:

        You’re welcome, Gypsie!

        Liked by 1 person

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