Tuesday, February 27, 2007

Tuesday 27 February, 2007

Week #39
Prompt: Color(ful)

Kindred spirits meet
Butterfly finds it's flower
Transcending logic
Conceivably happenstance
Imaginably 'twas fate

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24 Comments:

Anonymous Brian said...

Morning Rel,

I know you have posted pictures of flowers and are poeming about butterflies. But I see, I see this as a poem about lovers.

Thanks. :)

6:21 AM  
Blogger Crafty Green Poet said...

Like Brian, I sense a hint of romance and love here. I love the colours in the photos, deep and vibrant....

8:44 AM  
Blogger paris parfait said...

Lovely poem and gorgeous flowers!

1:17 PM  
Blogger Regina Clare Jane said...

Hee hee- there must be a love affair between the butterfly and the flower- who can resist either?
Just wonderful, Rel!

3:10 PM  
Blogger Churlita said...

Those flowers are some of the most sensual I've ever seen. Are they hibiscus? As usual, beautiful poem.

4:04 PM  
Blogger jellyhead said...

Your poetry is so fresh and sweet, Rel. I agree with everyone else - this could easily be a love poem.

You blog is such a lovely place to start the day :)

4:21 PM  
Blogger Catch said...

I agree Rel. It feels romantic! The flowers are beautiful, makes me think of Spring. Not that Im complainin about the winter....just sayin!

8:42 PM  
Blogger Tammy said...

I just adore hibiscus and your tanka was refreshing. Lovely!

8:50 PM  
Blogger Becca said...

I definitely agree with the romantic version of this - very nice "double entendre" in this poem :)

10:56 PM  
Blogger PEA said...

What a delight those flowers are to eyes that have only seen snow lately! lol Beautiful shots, Rel, and I love the poem too!!!

11:25 PM  
Blogger Follow My Ink said...

Your play on words were beautiful.

1:19 AM  
Blogger Lee said...

Keep taking those deep breaths, Rel...that is lovely. :)

So are the flowers...a calming and beautiful post. Thank you.

2:33 AM  
Blogger Rowan said...

Lovely poem and the flowers are such wonderful rich colours. Hope your cold has gone now and you are fighting fit again.

3:06 AM  
Blogger Gary said...

Didn't they make a movie about the flower in the second photo? I think it was called The Color Purple.

8:18 AM  
Blogger Jone said...

I love the double meaning here. The photos are brillant. Love hibiscus/ Lovely.

9:35 AM  
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9:47 AM  
Blogger twitches said...

Lovely pics~

5:25 PM  
Blogger Colorful Prose said...

Excellent verse. I beleive, sometimes to my detriment, that everything happens for a reason. Serendipity, some call it.

5:52 PM  
Blogger whitney said...

Wonderful Haiku! I love the pictures too!

6:08 PM  
Blogger Jodi said...

Gorgeous flowers and tanka! Very romantic indeed!

6:22 PM  
Blogger LauraHinNJ said...

Beautiful moment you've created!

12:16 AM  
Anonymous liquidquick said...

what powerful images. i think i would be a tad intimidated if i was a lone butterfly or bee.

2:50 AM  
Anonymous hundred and one said...

Your picture of the hibiscus flowers reminded me so much of home! Now I'm nostalgic.

5:24 PM  
Blogger susanlavonne said...

wow rel!
forgive the pun but this haiku took away my one breath :-)
and the red of the first flower is my favorite color..just gorgeous!

7:15 AM  

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