Pansy

Gasp—snip, gasp,

Again.

Yellow spinning petals

Wind.

Push, cool brown

Earth

Small majestic petals,

Mirth.

Reach, past blue

Sky,

Tender root shooting

High.

Wait, stop … over

Again

Gesture deep, curtsy

Grin.

Tim's authored four books, including Shine So Brighta children's Christmas story, and is finishing his first novel. He and his wife, Christine, co-founded The Edges and are writing a book they hope will inspire married couples to stick together no matter what. 

Tim lives in Charlotte, North Carolina with Christine and their three pixie-daughters. Sign-up here to follow their work.