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Poem Details | by Dave Wood
Categories: art,beauty,butterfly,

DESTINY

ugly and awkward
only purpose to survive
until she cocoons

destiny won't crawl
springs forth in fanciful flight 
angelic rebirth

*the destiny of the butterfly!

Sponsor: Leonora Galinta
Contest Name: A haiku with a theme and title, "Destiny" 
Date: 6-8-14
Poet: Dave Wood


Poem Details | by Andrea Dietrich
Categories: blue,flower,nature,

In the Harem of the Flower Kisser

at the break of dawn a Hummingbird starts his rounds Morning Glory sought flaunting a red hue - Mexican Sunflower tempts looking hot, hot, hot the Don Juan of birds sucking nectar from Beardtongue. . . drunk on French kisses Goldenrod at noon. . . Zephyr carries a sweet scent beneath a gold sun between Rose bushes the Flower Kisser gets lost in Blue Infinity Sweet Pea and Bee Balm entice with purple petals. . . Bees join the orgy Monarchs swarm in droves when blue Hummingbird alights on Butterfly Bush Evening Primrose waving in the dusk’s last breeze. . . the proper lover the Flower Kisser leaves his harem sated as white Moonflower glows By Andrea Dietrich *The capitalized names for flowers represent some of the most popular flowers visited by hummingbirds.


Poem Details | by Andrea Dietrich
Categories: seasons,

Welcome Spring

through the open door
across my room sunlight spills. . . .
Robin Redbreast trills

the scent of blossoms
carried on April’s warm breeze. . . . 
our first hummingbird

among red flowers
where my daughter twirls her skirt . . . . 
a butterfly flits

in late afternoon
laughing in our garden spot. . . . 
we spy a bluebird


Poem Details | by Regina Riddle
Categories: butterfly,inspirational,n

Butterfly Bush

Purple butterfly
Bush grows weary with it’s load
Covered with gold wings


Poem Details | by Karen Neary
Categories: nature,

Butterfly Tears

Dew drenched petals.
Butterfly tears fall softly.
Nectar from the gods.


Poem Details | by harry horsman
Categories: life,love,

Hurts so good

Would I lie to you...
love is like a butterfly
singing in the rain.

© Harry J Horsman for S.K.A.T contest define love. 


Poem Details | by Carolyn Devonshire
Categories: animals,nature

Cocoon

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Every chrysalis
A butterfly in waiting
To sip buds' nectar



*For Rick's Haiku You challenge


Poem Details | by Alex Gardiner
Categories: happiness,

Touched by Beauty

To see a butterfly. to view a morning sky. Have the love of a gentle woman, before I die. The Auld Yin.


Poem Details | by jeanine dejesus
Categories: happiness,inspirational,l

Tailgate

As the butterfly
Hovers near a peach blossom
Its shadow follows


Poem Details | by Glen Enloe
Categories: nature,philosophy,seasons

Redbud

Crimson seeds of spring
leaf light air, butterfly rain
soft as summer’s swirl.


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