Share The Dirt

Photo by Elan

Once, flowers were placed in gun barrels

As a form of protest.

Today, a garden is needed

To keep the soil of the meadow

Soft enough for all feet to walk upon

Barefoot

 

We grow in common ground.

Share the dirt.

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44 Comments on “Share The Dirt

  1. You have crafted something so moving with so few words! Envious of your efficiency, it’s beautiful.

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  2. Oh! What you can do with lens! It makes love through the viewer and your prose seduces thoughts that resonate!

    So nice. 🙂

    Like

  3. This is a really beautiful, poignant piece. You say so much with so few words, each lexical choice serving a purpose – I especially liked your use of ‘barefoot’, as it invokes a sense of nature, but also a sense of gentleness/softness/safety as they are able to walk that way without getting hurt or cut. The picture is great too; I love the vibrant colours! 🙂

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  4. Sweet Elan! Please read my latest post -Unique Blogger Award. I’m only interested that you read the post as it is partly directed to you. Thanks.

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  5. My favorite lines,
    “We grow in common ground.
    Share the dirt.”
    This says so much with few words.
    Thank you for the spirit of unity.

    Like

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