The sun is slowly taking back the shadows now.
Beneath the surface, seeds have opened,
roots are taking hold.
And I am left here standing
silently between snowbound earth
and empty branches,
waiting to be told.
There are moments when everything inside you fights an answer.
Words and image by Sarah Rehfeldt. Please do not copy without my permission.
Poem and image appear in EarthSpeak Magazine, issue 10 (Winter 2011): http://www.sevencirclepress.com/earthspeak