Stroke of a Petal

Yellow petals
slowly unfurl
with inner bravery,
but the natural
to feel
the lean.
We all need. 
We all long
for a touch. 
Even the warmth
of a ray
from the faraway
it assures
if we open up,
raise our faces
to receive, 
even long-distance
can be brushed
our cheeks. 
Bloom to bloom, 
bloom to stalk, 
bloom to jagged, sharp edges:
it is all 

Poem and image ©LauraDenise

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