Friday, 6 April 2012

Spring Times in Plants/Humans

Spring Times in Plants/Humans
by Remigius de Souza

An Old Tree in Spring Bloom
Spring Times in Plants/Humans

by Remigius de Souza

In the life of a tree
Springtime comes free

a hundred several times;
in a human life but once,

you may have seen
many a monsoon

but spring time once
that you might live

knowing it is there
or missed forever.

Hold it in your soul
And let it radiate forever.

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New Year begins with spring time in lunar calenders in India and other countries.

Remigius de Souza (Mumbai)
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©Remigius de Souza, all rights reserved.


  1. Yet some go through life looking for second chances :)

  2. Thanks, Abhishek! I am delighted by your blogs and to read your poems.

  3. Spring is life to me. And we witness in the birth in nature at this time of the year. Beautiful poem to grace the beauty of this season.

  4. @The Ugly Caterpillar
    Yes, we witness this now and then around us. Remember Yayati’s Boon!

  5. @Saru Singhal. Welcome Saru! Thanks for kind words!! Being initiated in Adivasi – aborigine – culture, I live in cyclic time!!!