Annual

Flame leaves lick the sky,
the sun sinks sooner each day,
your delayed germination,
petals gone in the breeze,
just days left to blooming,
and I forgot to water you.

A flower I found at the zoo, captive in its pot.

A flower I found at the zoo, captive in its pot.

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