slender stalk uncurls
stark and barren twig until
tender flag unfurls
© Tracy Moore 2016
Tracy Moore wears many hats including those of poet and writer. All of them are pointy, as weaving together words in a way that impacts others is akin to crafting a spell. Read more at her delightful blog at Pull Up A Toadstool.
I enjoyed the contrast between the barren twig and the tender flag.
This haiku is part of my LEAF series.