Welcome back to Member Monday. It’s a pleasure to feature Writers Forum board member and treasurer, Jennifer Levens. She’s an actress, a published author, an accountant and, as demonstrated by today’s submission, she always sees things in a humorous light. Welcome, Jennifer!
The Occasional Rose
by Jennifer Levens
The subtle glow of peach peering out of the corner of an undeveloped lot;
the shot of red exploding in the middle of an unplowed field;
the white beauty draped over a barbed wire fence.
It is always a surprise, when riding shotgun to see a rose appear outside the orderly garden setting.
Maybe it’s time to thank a bird!
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Almost Haiku like in its simplicity and elegance.
There is a richness here that I miss sometimes in the spare lines of Haiku.
Above all this is pleasant; ya don’t pleasant all that often and with a nice little dash of cleverness at the end.
Thanks for starting my Monday off with a smile.