Sea Poppies

by
 Amber husk 
fluted with gold, 
fruit on the sand 
marked with a rich grain, 

treasure 
spilled near the shrub-pines 
to bleach on the boulders: 

your stalk has caught root 
among wet pebbles 
and drift flung by the sea 
and grated shells 
and split conch-shells.
Beautiful, wide-spread, fire upon leaf, what meadow yields so fragrant a leaf as your bright leaf?

Poem by
Biography | Poems | Best Poems | Short Poems | Quotes | Email Poem - Sea PoppiesEmail Poem | Create an image from this poem

Poems are below...


Top Hilda Doolittle Poems

Analysis and Comments on Sea Poppies

Provide your analysis, explanation, meaning, interpretation, and comments on the poem Sea Poppies here.