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Anything About Spring

anything about spring

(3/31/02)



_________First Place__________


an empty cocoon -
the old woman sweeps winter
off her front porch. 


karina

 

 

 ________Second Place________


bird song --
where do they hide
in these bare branches?


-Jim Mullins 

 

 

 _________Third Place________
   

plum blossoms --
the clear blue sky is
part of the scent
 
Rob Scott

 
patches of snow-
the first lamb stumbles
to its mother


Sue
 



_________Below Third Place________

 


first picnic
a drooling toddler
holds half a worm


Carol Raisfeld 

gray day
against bare trees
forsythia


Nancy Smith 

 

morning snow flurries
a spot or two of yellow
in the goldfinch flock


Edward 

 

boat harbor
a blue kite out
from the cliff


o og aksnes 

 

spring morning
two seniors
share a croissant


Carmel C. Lively 

 

white clover
this waste area still
expects spring


kathi rudawsky 


spring snow
drifts of dandelion puffs
against the barbecue


OwenB 

birdsong
in the morning breeze
plum petals


ito 

 
spring snow
robins and old apples
on the branch


DeVar

 

stopped in our tracks
the first faltering steps
of a new born lamb


sheila windsor

 
white plum blossoms--
a toddler runs naked
through the sprinklers


Kathy Lippard Cobb 

 
swollen tips
on weathered branches-
..everywhere!


Dove 

 
waving on the line
Farmer Jones's
long red underwear


Betty  

 

unripe plums -
a street cat defends
his turf
 
Laurene Post 

 

forgotten crocus
come out into the sun
no more hiding
 
Edith in Japan 

 
peeking through the leaves
that fell from last autumn's trees
harbingers of spring


Dana Florestano 


stepping on
shadows of clouds -
gathering greens


kim K 

 
Upon silent hills
yellow soldiers
trumpet
 
Linda L. Creech 

 
soft morning breeze
the scent and touch
of early spring


Janet Parker

 
dismal
rain and mud
camellias blooming!


Marie Stutts 

 
green rain --
the garden drenched
with cucumbers


hortensia anderson


gathered storm
the rainbow swims
away from my hands


Earl Keener 

 
warming my heart--
a yellow-green flush
on the willow


Mary Lee McClure 

 

crows too
squabbling over twigs
- a sign of spring


doris kasson 

 

up close to the house
where the snow has melted -
new green shoots


MaryJane Turner 



Scattered on thick moss,
the bank of a slow-moving stream--
plum blossoms, just a few.

Karma Tenzing Wangchuk 



next to fence
cow keeps wet calf
to herself


Ellen Dodds 

that twig's
still not right !
coots are building


Hugh Waterhouse

 

my breath clouds
the pussy willow's
new litter


Mary Duggan 

 

spring wine
a bee lapping the rim
of her glass


Darrell Byrd 

 
sign of spring
purple crocus
by the tree
 
Patricia A. Laurent


so few berries left
yet the robin has returned
and his song is clear


jennie t. 

in the birdbath
melting ice -
el nino


Jaloe 

 


first purple bud
babies hand grasps
she looks up and smiles


Carol Sircoulomb  

 


a flash of yellow
at the corner of my eye
first crocus


Marylouise Knight 

 


a sure sign of spring
my neighbour beats the carpet
as well as his wife
 
paul t conneally 



No sign of snow -
I guess it's spring
Or Christmas


Ghost Cat
 

On old folios
great pictures; at the window
the earlier sun.


Horst Ludwig 

 


red maple buds
how brave... to face
General Winter's army


chibi 


erratic spring weather
confused daffodils sprout
with confused reluctance


David Wood 


warmer days
grandma replaces woolens
with pastel cottons

Carmen Sterba



a sign of spring -
rain on my newly cut hair
at the bus stop


alan j summers 

spring drought
the daffodil bloom's
withered petals


soji 


a first kiss
march in the city
taste of spring


emile molhuysen 


thoughts that had succumbed
late prolonged cold, now freesias...
all in their places


art



among  barren branches
scattered tufts of green
an orange butterfly
       
semi (AKA Terrie Relf)

 

 

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