End of Spring Break

 A week of earthworms

held in black soil,

craddled in my palm

and placed

where strawberries grow

and bulbs are buried deep

for mid-summer’s revival.

Tonight it rains.


I leave Eden.


Author: Darlene Franklin-Campbell

Poet, novelist, artist

6 thoughts on “End of Spring Break”

  1. Siubhan,

    It is nice to meet you. Thank you for your encouraging words!


    Thanks so much for that Wow and beautiful butterfly wings. I so love butterflies.


    I believe you have definitely been there!



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