“Cherry Trees” (2018) – Chapbook – Gloria Mannazzu – 3/15


The elements are in place
you have chosen well
the items in your life.

You don’t anticipate
you don’t think that you know
you act without fear.

I am proud
all the elements are in place
I can blossom
together with the cherry trees.

“Cherry Trees” (2018) – Chapbook with fourteen poems and eleven watercolours by Gloria Mannazzu.

1- Cherry Trees
2- Keep quiet
3- Will you join me?
4- Grantees only
5- Renewing vows
6- Fearing absolutes
7- We can thrive
8- Learning new ways
9- A common path
10- Have the courage to cry
11- Your prayers
12- Gratitude
13- Where are you now?
14- Then poetry will save me

© 2018 Poems and artworks by Gloria Mannazzu. All rights reserved.