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Seed Moon

Photo by Nikhil Kumar on Unsplash

April 2020

It is the seed moon,
the time of sowing.
The roads and skies
have grown quiet.
Sometimes in the stillness
I can feel the earth dreaming.

There are many things I can’t do
in these strange times.
But I can plant seeds.
I hold them like prayers



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Caroline Mellor

Caroline Mellor


Mother, writer and tea drinker living in the Sussex Weald. Poetry, prose and personal essays.