The Coming of Spring by Jacqueline Nash

I have neglected this blog for the last few weeks. What with having to visit the hospital every day there has been limited time. However, Spring is in the air so I thought a poem about the arrival of Spring would be appropriate.


The Coming of Spring

Can you hear the impatient whisper of Spring
now the long Winter draws to a welcome end.
She begins quietly and timidly to tip toe into view
leaving her footprints as testimony in the ground.

Bulbs have pushed tentatively through the soil,
crocus now flowering in all their glorious colours
competing with the golden primroses and primulas,
their appearance bringing such cheer to us.

Cherry trees adorned with baby pink blossom,
trees and shrubs beginning to bud into life,
earth is awakening from it’s long deep slumber
and brings us the hope of renewal and rebirth.

Now the days are slowly growing longer,
warmer air blows in on a gentle breeze,
with it come the sounds of birds’ sweet song
who sense the coming of the long awaited Spring.

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4 Responses to The Coming of Spring by Jacqueline Nash

  1. A beautiful welcome to spring Jacqueline!♥ I’m looking forward to it, and especially the Cherry Tree blossom – my favourite trees. I love it when the wind blows the blossom away like confetti!

    I’m not surprised you neglected your blog while on hospital visits – I know the feeling and the urgency to visit, can be exhausting. I hope life returns to a relaxed pace for you very soon! 🙂

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  2. jcnashpoems says:

    Thank you Suzy 🙂


  3. Maxima says:

    Absolutly lovely !wIith love maxima


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