Poetry

Five Flowers

Five Flowers         1         Composition A gardener or a painter is needed to improve the composition of those sprawling purple irises.         2         Plenty If the lolling weight of the purple flower-cluster is not enough, then add a fidgeting fantail to the leaning agapanthus stalk.         3         Celebration Ten weeks before Christmas, the arum lilies conduct their own celebration of the Child, waving candles in white cups.         4         Wheel Picture a circle then place it as a rim around the daisy petals spoking so straight and slender from their orange pollen hub.         5       …

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