Friday, April 30, 2010
dandelion seed bed -
itself a flower
This is what it looks like after a dandelion's seeds have all blown. That far flung emptiness is speaking to me today, at the end of a long month of outpouring poetry, at the end of a semester and a school year that has been both challenging and rewarding. Spent, depleted, but drenched with blessings... it's enough to have the drops that cling, and to be left open.
Read more about this incredible plant, the common dandelion, here.
Today is the last Friday Poetry of National Poetry Month, so there is sure to be a big part at the roundup at Great Kids Books. Enjoy!