Petals Fade

We had a sunny day mixed with rain yesterday. I took this photo of a rose bush in my yard.

I thought it was beautiful how the rain droplet was held within its petals like arms holding onto the end of summer.

It inspired me to write a haiku:

Last bloom before frost?

Petals fade but one remains…

Unfolding with hope.

May you find hope in the beauty that surrounds you.

Cheers! πŸ™‚

15 responses to “Petals Fade

  1. Come visit me Jill, we still have plenty of summer here πŸ˜… Your haiku is lovely! Hope is such an important emotion!

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  2. Lovely πŸ’—πŸŒΈ

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  3. What a wonderful photo/haiku combination! flowers are always hopeful I find. (K)

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  4. Beautiful in words and vision Jill. The rain has certainly come …. a months rain within 12 hours here in places.

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  5. The flowers will fade away but the word never fails.

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