Day 11 Tulips

Spring Tulips

One is lovely

peaking up suddenly

in the greening grass,

searching for its own place,

an introvert

an adventurer

away from the crowd

waving together

in the wind

below the window.


Tulips are great flowers for learning.

Fun Facts

Learn the parts of a flower in spring:

Plant Tulips in the Fall


  • Plan a fall tulip garden.
  • Take a look at these images, which are mostly public domain, for ideas on how to draw a tulip.
  • Or try an easy way:


  • Write a poem about a tulip in one of these images or in your neighborhood – it can be descriptive or tell a story.




This post is a Slice of My Life, part of a March Slice of Life by The Two Writing Teachers with tweets at #sol20