soil and water

jared-rice-NTyBbu66_SI-unsplashbroken branch of palm
retreats to soil and water
collapsed frond –detached

 

Written by Jennifer A. Fifield
Photo by Jared Rice on Unsplash

calm reflection 

Jacaranda tree of purple flowerah, I remember!
annual May gray, June gloom
a calm reflection
new lavender blossoms rest
against faded, silver skies

 

Written by Jennifer A. Fifield

Photo from LuqueStock

Also see the San Diego Union Tribune article, It’s jacaranda season: When purple reigns