You wield flowers

In your pocket

As if nothing

Bothers you

The stems

Like beautiful



& forget me nots

Peonies & lilacs in your skirt

Skipping along the sidewalk



In reveries

Writing stories

Etched on clouds

& on the skies

Beautiful writings

On your mind’s eye

The wind whispers

Against your

SkinIn the air

You take in


& observations

Of the day

In your imagination

Fairies turn weather

Into magic houses

With unicorns

As […]


© Niliema Karkhanis

Authour’s note: poem 21/30 for a month of poetry 2021.

Featured image by Paweł Czerwiński from Unsplash

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