Reflections on a Photo of a White Iris

By Johanne LaRocque

 

Feathery… Floating…Fluttering Angel wings encasing, protecting not quite closing over Gaping… Yawning…Mouth Spilling precious sacred secrets Into the night from deep inside

Reflecting roots grounded in earths of generations past

Strengthened and nurtured By timeless gardeners’ love affairs With ancestor flowers To bring this one here, now To joy’s full bloom […]