A Year of Seeing: May 7: “Roots”



The winds blew strong yesterday

and the shrubs, newly planted,

were whipped to and fro,

so this morning I replanted them

and packed the dirt tighter

around their roots so that

perhaps now they can stand stronger.

Because the winds will come again.





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