Amaryllis, favorite daughter


“Amaryllis, favorite daughter,
I miss those long ago hours we shared, our mutual whis-
perings and field and town delights. I pray soon you will
answer my letter so that this separation may find its fixity
in the space dividing us, or rather, may enrich the space
that separates us.”

– Barbara Guest (from The Countess from Minneapolis, 1976)

About James Steerforth

I am an author of poetry and fiction, translator and painter who loves to have fun with borrowed feathers.
This entry was posted in Barbara Guest, Flowers, Life, Literature, Poetry, Stellar poetry, Time, Writing. Bookmark the permalink.

1 Response to Amaryllis, favorite daughter

  1. jugnoo says:

    Beautiful words & also beautiful picture of flowers.
    Thanks for coming by
    Welcome to blog world 😀

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