Serenity (Perfume Lingers)


Shafts of sunlight dance

Like silent thoughts that come unbidden

Perfume lingers upon the wind

Falling blossoms

A filigree of senseless patterns

Of light and tears

Drift drowsily by

In sweet serenity

© Ann Bagnall

Cherry blossom Japan landscape oil painting by Erin Hanson
Image: ‘Petals Falling’ by Erin Hanson

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