May Basket


Daffodil, daisy,
Fern, and clover,
Now my basket’s
Brimming over.
My basket I give
When day is new,
A profusion of color,
They’re all for you.
“I love you,” they say
Over and over—
Daffodil, daisy,
Fern, and clover.

[photo] Photo by Lonnie Lonczyna