Saturday, March 27, 2010

Alchemy

Earth
Rain
Seeds
Sunlight
Warmth
Breeze

Fragility
that cannot long survive
In grubby palms
Or dingy pockets

Yet every spring
We see again
The alchemy of God
As He turns hidden things to Gold

14 comments:

sg beatty said...

awesome..I was thinking of something to do with a field of golden flowers in the spring after the winter snow.
however you poem captured my thoughts much better than I could. absolutely awesome

Ariel said...

Great lines. So true and magical are the work of God.

Stan Ski said...

barren landscapes to fields of gold, year after year. Great post!

aftergrace said...

Very nice. So true, every spring is like a miracle revealed.

Dee Martin said...

Beautiful, true, and I love your new digs :)

Thomma Lyn said...

How beautiful -- Spring is indeed an amazing transmutation! :)

Ann (bunnygirl) said...

Lovely, and so true! The most amazing alchemy is that which turns winter to spring.

linda may said...

I wish I had thought to write that. Great.

Understanding Alice said...

How true :)

Carina said...

Lovely and inspiring! It's Daffodil season indeed.

Andy Sewina said...

Spot on, and the golden poppies speak volumes too!

oldegg said...

It is really good that you remind of the miraculous before our eyes yet we so often discount. Well done.

one more believer said...

california poppies have such a way abt themselves and you have captured it beautifully

rebecca said...

This was lovely. Good use of the word....