A walk in the wild,
past all limitations,
mainly a strategy

to control the progress
of time, of the present,
of a day, of a year.

The remains of today:
purple grass, boulder clay,
early interests and care.


Note: This is a found poem, resulting from words picked and mixed, sourced from the brochure National Botanic Gardens. Visitors’ Guide. Dublin: The Office of Public Works, ed. 2015.