Shawn L. Bird

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poem- adversity September 2, 2015

Filed under: Poetry — Shawn L. Bird @ 6:24 pm
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Four lanes of traffic gush past

the single stunted sunflower

stretching through a cleft in the pavement,

blooming in adversity.

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13 Responses to “poem- adversity”

  1. thefeatheredsleep Says:

    I just love this

  2. ramexa Says:

    Makes a powerful impact in just four lines! Awesome post!
    Please do check out my newest post as well! https://ramexabella.wordpress.com/2015/09/02/validate-me/

  3. Lorien Says:

    Yeah Mother Nature, you go girl!

  4. zach214 Says:

    Concise but packed with meaning and visuals. Very nice!

  5. Bless that little fighter. May its seeds populate the nearby lots.


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