Beauty – 2

As the perennials bloom at their time, then bow to the weather and fade, they seem to picture grace and humility.  Also hope, because they bloom again at a future time.

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August 2015

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July 2016 – daylilies from the yard in a vase.

rain today

rain today
how soon we reach
the end of what we know
and how deep
faith continues to grow

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Leaves on brown tarp
October 2017

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Iris
July 2015

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where once
I mourned
irises

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Ellen Grace Olinger