Rhododendron

We remain afloat
on the phone
without laughter.

Positive-negative
television signals.

There were days when bees
could pollinate petals
without seeming drunken.
Some flowers simply
sing of cabernet.

Pursue the laurels
inherent in your heart.
Forever we say we lived.

 

(originally published in Blue Skirt Productions – June 2015)

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