16 comments on “Blossoms

  1. Wonderful Mark, just wonderful.

  2. becca givens says:

    I didn’t think of how the gardener thinks … I guess the beauty of the carpet of blossoms outshines the clearing of them after they fade. Very nice, Mark!
    Plum Blossoms

  3. Grace says:

    That last line brings it home for me ~ Lovely haiku ~

  4. And how could the gardener not weep?

    Shall I

  5. brudberg says:

    This is very very good.

  6. pritilisa says:

    Wow! really fabulous last line♥

  7. Norma Ruttan says:

    aw, sorry, Mr. or Ms. gardener! unique slant
    Merry Christmas, Mark.
    thanks for visiting my blog 😀

  8. jrbsays says:

    Lovely finish 🙂

  9. Poet Laundry says:

    Oh yes. Nicely done.

  10. WabiSabi says:

    Oh yes! The gardener weeps for sure! Well done, as always! Wishing you a happy, happy and a merry, merry!

  11. beautiful and sad… we’ve no new blossoms but early buds on many plants and I worry.

  12. That’s the way I feel when all the leaves have fallen…

  13. Lea says:

    I reach down, one of those blossoms in my hand, and wipe his tears…

  14. Struggling fruit tree. Weather and tree out of sync. I would cry too.

  15. yerpirate says:

    Very good- what is beautiful for me is just a burden for someone else….

  16. Barbara says:

    Well done haiku master! Have a wonderful holiday!

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