This plant resides alongside the gravel and dirt roadways of southeast Wyoming.
Her name is unknown.
Is she labeled a weed because her blooms scatter freely?
In this world,
blossoms scatter; yes–
but do bloom again.~ Inawashiro Kensai*
after hue and scent hinted
what was to come. ~Inawashiro Kensai*
*cited in: Steven D. Carter, Haiku Before Haiku