The Fragility of Existence
Cherry blossoms called Sakura,
Symbolic flowers of spring,
spreading their beauty for single days,
the fleeting nature of life.
Fragile and overwhelmingly beautiful,
Petals a timeless metaphor for human existence,
the themes of our lives...
life, mindfulness, mortality and death.
at our own passing time on earth
with joy and passion.
Let’s not neglect to revel in life
when it can end at any moment.
surrounding us everywhere:
family, friends, a stranger’s smile,
a child’s laugh,
new flavours on our plate
the scent of green grass...
is signaling the beginning of spring,
a time of renewal and optimism.
hope and new dreams.
the day and wring the beauty out of life,
reflect on our own precious lives.