Pink snow

Pink snow

The cherry tree having worn her finery for many days
Sets it free on the chill spring breeze
The garden now fills with pink snow
Marbling black hen feathers
Piling up by pots and plants
Masking the lawn and new plantings
I will  layer my pink delight into the compost heaps
Later, after my tea in the sun amid the snow

Copyright © 2016 Kim Whysall-Hammond

18 thoughts on “Pink snow

  1. Beautiful. When my kids were younger they loved going to the park when the cherry trees were in bloom and reveling the the blossoms. Thanks for bringing back fond memories.


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