Something Beautiful

Because life is hard enough. Everyone deserves something beautiful. I was never the girl who liked flowers. I discovered I loved digging in the dirt instead, leaving the hidden seed behind. Waiting a full, grueling season, wondering which plant and flower had survived the gray freeze of a long, biting winter. Just like one hundred cycles before, the sun reappears. I wonder if the flowers will thrive long after I’m gone.  I do this for