Spring is an inspiring season for both gardeners and poets alike.
Ruth Arthur wrote a poem about the juxtaposition of the last vestiges of winter and the optimistic signs of spring. Read it on this Focus on Flowers.
Ringing In the New Year With Percy Shelley, Dorothy Parker and (Of course!) Flowers.
On today's Focus on Flowers, read the words of John Keats... "Ode to Autumn."
Poets William Blake and Siegfied Sassoon write about the longing for spring--something we can all relate to at this time of year.
As we walk around our gardens hoping to find that last rose of summer, we are already dreaming of roses yet to come.