New leaf

I’ve been looking for new leaves on the trees, but it’s only February and there aren’t even any old leaves.

I am trembling like a new leaf in a very bad poem, so maybe that will do. Can I be my own new leaf? Can I turn myself over?

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One Response to “New leaf”

  1. There are buds on the trees, though. Very small, tightly-wrapped brown buds, but they are there and contain all the promise of summer, and I often particularly notice them at this time of year.

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