Carl Sandburg

(6 January 1878 – 22 July 1967 / Illinois)

June - Poem by Carl Sandburg

Paula is digging and shaping the loam of a salvia,
Scarlet Chinese talker of summer.
Two petals of crabapple blossom blow fallen in Paula's
hair,
And fluff of white from a cottonwood.


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  • (5/15/2009 12:26:00 PM)


    Here, the simple images of early summer's flowers and love of gardening bring joys. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003



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