Saturday, August 29, 2015

Lost Poems: One Gun ...One Arrow... One...


Blossoming Evelyn
Blossoming Evelyn
Pulling teeth out of the gums
and only numbness comes.

Man on trial, history of God,
glory and honor,
are they no longer?

Knuckles are broken
on the shadow puppet stage,
and who do we have to blame,
but ... ______________.

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The Poppy is "communicating sentiments of consolation, poppies symbolize oblivion to sorrow.  Red poppies have also come to represent remembrance."

The Rose is the emblem of England.
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Poem written by: Annette Larkin in the spring of 2003.
With slight edits by: Annette Nelson in 2015.
Rose photograph taken in June 2015 by Annette Nelson.

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With humble gratitude to:
The Duchess Kate blog for the photograph of the poppies
Shane Connolly's "The Secret Language of Flowers..."
Him and Her and ...

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Listening to: Dave and Tim, their Christmas Song
       oh and Jon too if you need help to turn that frown upside down. :)
        or Frou Frou to get you through.



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