Monday, March 14, 2016

Miracle is a Leaf: In celebration of the UN World Poetry Day, March 21

Dr Abe V Rotor

Living with Nature - School on Blog [avrotor.blogspot.com]
Paaralang Bayan sa Himpapawid (People's School-on-Air) with Ms Melly C Tenorio
738 DZRB AM, [www.pbs.gov.ph] 8-9 evening class Monday to Friday

Butterfly Plant, Manressa Retreat House, QC


Could there be more natural a feeling
Than be a part of seasons rolling?
The first leaf, the last rose of summer,
Monsoon and frogs in slumber -

Be it at Acadie or on Walden Pond,
Or on the battleground of Basilan,
On the golden prairies or on Mount Saint Paul,
Miracle comes and it comes to all.

The miracle that unfolds a new leaf
At sunrise until its crest,
Ripens it however life be brief
As the sun comes down to rest.

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