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Welcome to daily nature photo and creative writing blog, #NewThisDay

Welcome to my daily nature blog

Writing from My Photo Stream ~ Kelly DuMar

 

#NewThisDay Writing From My Photo Stream

  Skunk cabbage

 Skunk cabbage

If you see beyond an ugly

name of a wild plant blooming

you'll touch the heat inside

a marsh, mucky in spring

the way a heart might open

like a window into shelter

A season needs to give

first – bodies, warmed 

for foraging, for flight

A hive wants a traveler

who returns with elixir

All photos and text copyright Kelly DuMar 2017