Alex Zion


A Year In Green


He woke up in the Springtime
Fresh and full of motivation
Ready to face the world's
Chartreuse and harlequin combinations

He cartwheeled through the Summer
Lively and expressive; bright green
Energetic and dreaming
Of the things he hadn't yet seen

He trudged through leaves in Autumn
Jealousy casting burnt ivy across his mind
As his friends held hands and kissed
Whilst love he could not find

He shivered in Winter's shadows
As blue hints seeped into his land
Gloomy with resentment he sighed
As the snowflakes died in his hand

Submitted: Friday, September 06, 2013
Edited: Saturday, September 07, 2013
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