do not
give me a rose
it will not do
i want something
down home
pluck a daisy
pinch a poppy
catch a wild flower
roll in clover
over and over
dare to be a dandelion 
Rose is the theme for May, at tweetspeak poetry.
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nancy marie davis

Nancy Marie Davis illustration, photography, mixed media, and thought writing


  1. I have had students harvest dandelions to do brilliant displays of yellow for othe staff and students to stumble upon. But also I have a funky rose that I will have to share with you one day

  2. That image is stunning. And the poem is too. I think I might find some poetry soon. I just need a spare minute to gather up the words…

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