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March Landscape Notes

Christopher  North

 


A pastel backcloth to birdsong
that sighs and warbles —
see it as a tapestry that shivers
or a swelling and receding curtain.

Green and wet the unfolded leaves
and lining the stone bancals,
soft music of mauve and sherbet.
There are a thousand versions of this.

The sun unpacks its bandages
and standing over the arums
watches bumbling blossom of rosemary –
the moving calligraphy of bending rushes.





 

Acknowledgements:

Christopher North's Latest collection is 'Wolves Recently Sighted published by Templar Poetry (www.templarpoetry.com)

 

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