Ash Wednesday Haiku and Acrostic for LENT

I wrote this haiku several years ago, on an Ash Wednesday, inspired by a bouquet of flowers at the time.  This poem was published in SMILE (2000).

Ash Wednesday
the white rose
bows its head

This is a favorite acrostic of readers here.

L  ove
E  verlasting
N  ot
T  emporary

2016 Update:

You may also be interested in my site, Easter And Spring Poetry.  Thank you.