LOVE, by Chrissa Pedersen

after the rain

Love sprang from the earth
like a new tree grown.
Reaching, stretching,
yearning, for the sun.
Water dripped from leaves,
from eyes.
Thirsty, we drank.
Our roots holding fast,
against wind and storm.

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7 Responses to LOVE, by Chrissa Pedersen

  1. Thank you for sharing this lovely poem!

  2. rosecappelli says:

    Beautiful poem! I put it in my writer’s notebook.

  3. Lady Lucas says:

    Lovely poem 😉 Love the simplicity and the choice of words.

  4. ellenramsey says:

    A lovely poem–beautiful and touching, much like love!

  5. Lindsay Bandy says:

    Beautiful metaphor, Chrissa!

  6. How beautiful! This poem captures the urgency of new love.

  7. Kristen C.S. says:

    Such strong imagery. Beautiful, Chrissa! =)

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