David Keig

Rookie (1951 / UK)

This First Full Day Of Spring


Today is the first day of Spring in the southern hemisphere.....


With spring the seasons start anew
The cycle starts again
As each fresh shoot begins to show
And pollen flowers send
The stirrings of this fecund time
The sun higher in the sky
A time of new awakenings
Set free from winter’s sigh
And so each spring time happening
With the promise that it brings
Reminds us all of life itself
And we give thanks for many things
The heady days of summer
Ripe autumn’s harvesting
For all that will be comes to us
This first full day of spring.

Submitted: Wednesday, August 31, 2005
Edited: Thursday, May 20, 2010

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