Treasure Island

Adam M. Snow

(5/30/1988 / Phoenix, AZ)

I See A Flower


I see a flower, weltering in this midst summer's heat;
a tragedy of beauty lost.
It goes untold the innocent that once lied,
a beauty trampled by man.
For whatever it was, a rose or a sunflower bud,
it was short lived, a tragedy.
Should that flower be left to welt away?
Perhaps, or perhaps one day it will bloom anew;
a new beginning with colors like the heavens.

Submitted: Monday, July 29, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, July 30, 2013
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