The child snatched me from the ground

And raised me toward the sun 

Then on my wispy pappus placed

Her wishes one by one

With gentle kiss of breath she bid

Each seed take to the air

In hopes that they would soon take root

Although she knew not where

Written for the dVerse prompt, “To Be A Flower” https://dversepoets.com/2020/02/18/poetics-to-be-a-flower/

Published by Shaun Jex

I dabble in an assortment of literary and artistic endeavors. My writing has appeared in Celebrations Magazine, Old School Gamer Magazine, Texas Heritage Magazine, Renaissance Magazine, Cowboy Jamboree Magazine, and other disparate locations.

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