Tag: blackthorn

Under the influence

Just 44 words for Linda’s quadrille prompt: Wine

Blossom on the Thorn

“Scraps of blackthorn blossom fleck my coat,Another gust of hail, and down they float; A fine spring this— the earth as cold as stone, North-easterlies that cut you to the bone. The primroses have withered, one by one,The bluebells cower, praying for the sun…”… Continue Reading “Blossom on the Thorn”

thicker than raindrops

A poem in 44 words for De’s ‘prompt: Spike