White Rose

by kim blades, writer

The rose bush is tall and statuesque

its leaves a lustrous dark green

the branches firm and thorny20161221_080129

but most captivating of all

are the rose blossoms’

large curving petals

of a pure flawless white

holding their shape

for many days

even in the summer heat,

her name is Memoire

and she is a beauty




4 Comments to “White Rose”

  1. And what did Kim forget, lovely poem btw 🙂

  2. I did put the line break/read more in above the photo. I don’t know why it didn’t come out on the post. Sorry.

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