April 26, 2016 by petrujviljoen
Immortal flower of the Elysium. Nourishing the virtuous dead, the heroic gods and poor Greeks. The Asphodel a psychopomp. Daffodil. Narcissus spurned the girl Echo who was cursed by his mother Hera; he spurned the boy Ameinias.
Nemesis. Narcissus loved himself to death and decay.
unaware of its burden
daffodil lives, dies
Haibun Monday at Dverse Poets is hosted by Bjorn Rudberg who enlisted the work of Susan Judd as inspiration for participants to write to. There’s some stunning writing – please visit Dverse to read the other work.