The Queen’s Scepter

is bestowed upon
all the glories and duties of snow

The Queen’s Roadside Court

at her command
buttercup and thistle’s
pomp and circumstance

Her Delicate Majesty

the queen
in light and shadow
the shimmer of her flowerless crown

Awaiting Her Majesty

winter bejeweled bench
the snow queen’s
throne prepared

Presiding Over The Future

early spring’s queen
the willow in her
golden crown

The Garden’s Royal Couple

monarchs without wings
the king and queen
of spring

Queen’s Court

in snow diamond crowns
the court of Queen Anne presides
beauty is their decree

Clematis, Her Majesty

queen of the flowering vines
reigns in robes of royal purple