Hidden Beauty

Hidden Beauty You will find treasures there In the bosom of a rose—In a tulip’s heart Inside the flesh of a lily, a trillium, an iris, A zinnia, all bound up Treasures finer than pure gold  Like gemstones Nestled among velvet wrappings  Hidden deep inside until The sky’s heat-lamp warms it; Rain caresses,  Coaxes petals back;  Colors some out to […]