Spring 2020

'Spring 2020' by Jean Harbour

'In all this exuberance and sunshine...' | Photo: K. Mitch Hodge / Unsplash.

The quagmire that beset the lane in winter

became spring’s dusty track, lined now

with straggles of forget-me-nots

and clumps of healing borage. Further on

mellow docks nudge nettles. Everywhere

may and cow parsley merge, shoulder high.

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