The Big Chill

mail box flowers
Yellow flowers teasing
Blossoms shining in the sun
Tonight they shiver
Returning cold weather chills
Springtime buds will wait awhile

daffodils 4

Photos: Dwight L. Roth

Frank Tassone’s Haiku challenge this week talks about the return of cold weather after our nice warm spell that touched us last week.

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16 thoughts on “The Big Chill

  1. Pingback: The Big Chill — Roth Poetry | Slattery's Magazine for Writers

  2. I had to chuckle…you have the daffodils I alluded to in my piece…but wherever we are your poem reveals spring temperatures can tease out the buds and then zap them with cold…an exciting time 🙂

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  3. Pingback: #Haikai Challenge #127 (2/22/20): waters of spring (haru no mizu) – Frank J. Tassone

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