There are these flowers
with centers like liquid
hollows up close
and the outline
melts like a trick.
An illusion is usually
dark by the end.
An illusion is thin
curving for some
spark, along it to trace
shot to the rigged
bones of the
Spring is a time of transition and renewal, with March bringing in the very beginnings of the season, and with April pegged for its rain showers, while May blossoms and blooms with flowers. Browse our selection of poems about the spring season.
|1609||From you have I been absent in the spring (Sonnet 98)||William Shakespeare|
|1623||The Winter's Tale Act IV, Scene II [When daffodils begin to peer]||William Shakespeare|
|1645||Song on May Morning||John Milton|
|1793||[O were my love yon Lilac fair]||Robert Burns|
|1798||Lines Written in Early Spring||William Wordsworth|
|1818||Endymion, Book I, [A thing of beauty is a joy for ever]||John Keats|
|1868||Prologue of the Earthly Paradise||William Morris|
|1878||Magdalen Walks||Oscar Wilde|
|1890||Dear March - Come in - (1320)||Emily Dickinson|
|1890||Under the Willows [May is a pious fraud of the almanac]||James Russell Lowell|