Wrought Iron Pot

like a lantern
with a red flame of
beauty’s eternal light

Exuberant Vulnerability

holding both
the fragility and tenacity
of life

Lesson In A Begonia Leaf


age
refining and redefining
the essence

Enthusiasm


bloom, bloom, bloom
the boundless energy
of color

More Than She Seems


deception
of fragility
begonia in the fall

Red Edge


boundary marking
the meeting place
of self and other

Begonia Umbrella


beneath
the begonia leaf
parasol perfection

Well Met

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begonia concedes
to the formality of coleus
donning a tiara of blooms