Calla lilies



Abundance of white in the front yard
Tall stem, hollow and hard
Gracefullness in form in the flower bed
Big flower, wacky its head
Delightfulness in view in the kitchen front
Rich green like a pond
You'r unable to take your eyes off
Calla lilies right next to the water trough
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Submitted on May 01, 2011

Modified on March 05, 2023

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Quick analysis:

Scheme AABBCDEE
Closest metre Iambic tetrameter
Characters 269
Words 51
Stanzas 1
Stanza Lengths 8

Heidrun Kordholste-Nikander

I was born in Germany in 1960. I lived in Germany, Finland, and California and have visited many European countries. I currently live in Germany, but I would like to return to the US. I started writing poems in California inspired by the beautiful nature. I have a master degree in forestry and North American Studies. I write scientific books about nature and environmental history, but also short stories and poems. more…

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