Photo taken by me during one of my walks

Falling Blossoms

They’re even more beautiful than normal this year, I’m sure of it. Even here in the city centre, the blossom trees are a truly spectacular sight. They look like clouds that have drifted down to earth, or giant sticks of candyfloss growing on the roadside. Their petals seem brighter this year, the whites purer and the pinks more vibrant.

Then again, perhaps it’s just my perception. Perhaps it’s simply the result of being cooped up…

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Lauren Phillips-Freeman is a language teacher and writer with a love of words in all their forms. She uses writing to help her process her own tangled emotions.

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Lauren Phillips-Freeman

Lauren Phillips-Freeman

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Lauren Phillips-Freeman is a language teacher and writer with a love of words in all their forms. She uses writing to help her process her own tangled emotions.