Monday, March 13, 2017

2065



profusion
blooming
yellow ixoras

tis the month of March
in some climes Spring time
buds burst open

dry season
in the tropics
still today rain

cloud blanket
offers an overcast
no bird songs

bright umbrellas
will have to do their part
adding cherry notes

© gillena cox 2017

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28 Comments:

Blogger Lisa Isabella Russo said...

How wonderful and elegant your words are...

5:02 PM  
Blogger brudberg said...

I do love the bright umbrellas and how different seasons can be.

5:06 PM  
Blogger Frank Hubeny said...

Bright umbrellas definitely help to cheer one up.

5:37 PM  
Blogger Victoria Ceretto-Slotto said...

It was the umbrellas that brought a smile to my face, too. Even in the same part of the world, nature can fool us. It feels like summer here in the Southwest US while the Northeast is facing a blizzard. Go figure.

5:56 PM  
Blogger indybev said...

Thank you for reminding us Spring is not the same everywhere, and it is raining in dry tropical climes. Beautiful words!

6:13 PM  
Blogger Grace said...

I will happily exchange rain for snow and see the flowers blooming ~

6:19 PM  
Blogger Sanaa Rizvi said...

bright umbrellas
will have to do their part
adding cherry notes

Soo lovely!!❤️

6:20 PM  
Blogger Kim Russell said...

That's a cheerful Quadrille, Gillena, with its 'yellow ixoras' and 'bright umbrellas' and I love those cherry notes!

6:56 PM  
Blogger Roses, Lace and Brocante said...

Love your Haiku Gillena!
Spring can be many things to many people.
...Cloud and blanket and
...Bright umbrellas - I love those words!
Shane x

7:33 PM  
Blogger gillena cox said...

Thank you for dropping by Lisa

Much love...

8:00 PM  
Blogger gillena cox said...

Thank you for your appreciation Björn

Much love..

8:00 PM  
Blogger gillena cox said...

Thank you for dropping by Frank

Much love...

8:01 PM  
Blogger gillena cox said...

Thank you for your appreciation Victoria

Much love...

8:01 PM  
Blogger gillena cox said...

Happy you dropped in Bev

Much love...

8:02 PM  
Blogger gillena cox said...

Glad you dropped by Grace

Much love...

8:02 PM  
Blogger gillena cox said...

Happy you dropped in Sanaa

Much love...

8:03 PM  
Blogger gillena cox said...

Thanknyou for your appreciation Kim

Much love...

8:03 PM  
Blogger gillena cox said...

Thankbyou for your appreciation Shane

Much love...

8:04 PM  
Blogger lynn__ said...

I love the bright umbrellas' cherry (or is it cheery?) notes! Either works, I think :)

9:57 PM  
Blogger Truedessa said...

I'm with Grace, I'll take the rain, we are going to get hit with a blizzard.

10:32 PM  
Blogger Maggie said...

Thanks for your postcard from the tropics, your words describe the season wonderfully well so that we almost feel the rain hitting our umbrellas!
Have a superb week, hope the sun comes out soon.

8:29 AM  
OpenID paulscribbles said...

Oh so lovely...cherry notes from umbrellas is a stunning line

1:37 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thank you for dropping in Trudessa, Stay safe

much love...

2:44 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thank you for your appreciation Maggie

much love...

2:45 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thank you Paul

much love...

2:46 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Lynn thank you for dropping in, it should be cheery notes, , the way I have it it is a typo error. Thank you I really didn't realize I had type it in that way,

But I agree with you cherry note works well also

much love...

2:48 PM  
OpenID razzamadazzle said...

What a great glimpse into spring!

1:54 PM  
Blogger R.K. Garon said...

Well, well written and bittersweet.
:)
ZQ

4:30 PM  

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