Orchid Fallen

Found an old poem I wrote three years ago. Thought I’d share it here. ORCHID FALLEN Our love is like an orchid fallen crumpled buds and scattered pollen satin petals shriveled and pale so, sad, so stale.   Our love is like an orchid fallen wilted stems and scattered pollen rotting roots dried and twisted…

Be this Orchid. 

Guys, I’m on the verge of tears. My phalaenopsis orchid has bloomed after 2.5 years of TLC.  Two winters ago, the local florist was getting rid of dying orchids because they’d cut off the flowers for a wedding centerpiece. I purchased 3 orchids and lugged them home (with much difficulty) on public transit. 2 of…