Posts tagged “Yellow Tulip

golden curtain

tulipstudy3(A study in tulip)


Warmth in Winter

tulipstudy2Yellow Tulips, a gift from a friend.

I have nothing to do with explosions


The tulips are too excitable, it is winter here.
Look how white everything is, how quiet, how snowed-in.
I am learning peacefulness, lying by myself quietly
As the light lies on these white walls, this bed, these hands.
I am nobody; I have nothing to do with explosions. …..
(An excerpt from “Tulips” by Sylvia Path from Collected Poems (1960))