#Haiku: Pink Rose

“The more you love roses the more you must bear with thorns.”  ― Matshona Dhliwayo

finding my center-

in the heart of the pink rose

comes enlightenment

©2020 Linda Lee Lyberg

Linda Lee Lyberg is a wife, mother, artist, published poet and author. She resides in Mesa, AZ with her husband Pete (aka The Big Viking) of 24 years, and her dog, Ricky Bobby. Linda writes various forms of poetry, as well as short stories. You can read more of her works at: charmedchaos.com
and on her Amazon Author Page

9 Comments on “#Haiku: Pink Rose

  1. Thank you for the haiku and the song. Used to sing this with my daughters in harmony. You brought back a lot of wonderful memories filled with love and laughter. But, I also love your words of how we might all find the gratitude we need in these seemingly dark days, by simply finding those small things that fill and feed our senses.

    Elizabeth

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  2. Gorgeous write, Linda! ❤️ I love the quote you have chosen to accompany your haiku 🙂 there is a lot of truth in it. You, my dear friend are no less than a rose and I sincerely pray that there are no thorns in your path. xoxo

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