Graveyard of Bloom

Graveyard of bloom,

cenotaph to life –

all is still.

Last season’s prospects

come here to

mark the place

where the brave have fallen,

and the heroes wither.

Crude crosses, these –

a lid to keep the suffering at bay.

But beneath the headstones,

life is re-born;


decomposition feeds the sod.

After the first sleep of death,

the Reign of the Living

will find its birth

beneath the

graveyard of bloom.

12 comments on “Graveyard of Bloom

  1. Caddo Veil says:

    Oh, WOW, Melody!! Really rich today!

  2. Robert Rife says:

    Graveyard of bloom…I like it. Nice one, Melody.

  3. Debbie says:

    I loved the deepness of this . .. great job , Melody! Nothing stops you!

  4. You have decoded death

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