january longing

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pretty daffodils by my fireplace

pretty daffodils by my fireplace last Spring

I long for you, bright daffodils
During this bleak month of January
Seems ages yet, before those fields
Are filled with yellow, looking pretty

 Grateful I am, for the warmth and light
Despite the dark and cold reality
So I shan’t despair, I shall find delight
By remembering you, my spring beauty

(by Hibiscus Rosa Noor)

Something to match my January blues! 😉

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12 responses

  1. Aslmkm Rosa Noor..
    I hope it’s not too late to wish you “Happy New Year”
    May you get all the best things along the way.
    Enjoy the winter…

    • waalaikumsalam, it’s never too late, thank you for your kind wishes, same goes to you and your loved ones! winter…hmm…let’s just say i’m hoping spring comes early this year! 🙂

    • salam mulan! yeah, in malaysia it would be nice to get a bit of cool air from time to time, since we would never have a winter! temperature here dipping below zero this week and next…

  2. MashAllah, I just found your blog and I am so happy for it. Beautiful poem. I really like your blog. You seem to be such a peaceful and inspirational sister. Take care