2.26.2015 Written by ebbtide after a poem by Ono no Komachi too soon the bloom has slipped from the stem – a light lost over the deepening sill of evening and back and forth, the beads are slipped slowly down the thread while I wait with the rain Advertisements Like this:Like Loading... Related 6 thoughts on “2.26.2015” Sarah, both the verse and the painting are exquisite. Reply thank you, John 🙂 Reply a beautifully quiet, pensive poem – really lovely work, Sarah Reply thank you! I’ve been considering doing a few more based on Ono no Komachi – we’ll have to see where the Muse takes me 🙂 Reply lovely atmosphere here Reply Beautiful Sarah! 🙂 Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.