Diana Rosser


Diana Rosser Poems

41. Show [tanka] 11/8/2013
42. Shelling Peas 9/20/2013
43. Ryokan 2/29/2012
44. Rock a bye Train 4/27/2013
45. Resolution Sonnet 12/31/2013
46. Repose 7/6/2012
47. Relief 7/6/2012
48. Rainbow sky 12/26/2013
49. Priceless moment 12/1/2013
50. Patient death 4/7/2012
51. Packing up Cristmas 1/6/2013
52. Open 10/1/2012
53. On the road again 4/22/2014
54. 'nothing' 3/3/2013
55. Nothing 3/3/2013
56. No place to hide 8/28/2012
57. No Better Place 5/15/2013
58. Nesting storks 5/20/2013
59. Nature consists in motion 3/3/2013
60. My father is dead 12/13/2014

The Garden

Weary and downcast, carrying the many heavy cares of the day I enter the garden.
Picking up the patient rake, with steady rhythm I gather the last of withered autumn into damp brown pools.
Green grass glistens and parts.
There is life’s new shoots poking through beneath the pear tree.
With easing breath and straightening limbs I bear the fallen leaves to the compost heap.
A gossamer spider’s web stretches, perfect and taut against the wooden frame.
The resident robin contemplates my mo

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