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Lilac Colored Butterflies

Flying from the deep blue sky up above Lilac colored butterflies come evolve Encircling me and my delighted trees There's no greater beauty than what you see All have brightened at the sight of nature I don’t think that there’s a better answer Trees alight to the wonderment therein Delightful presence as breeze on the skin The cloudless sky keeps firm its blue color And the grass holds its ground, we all want more The birds take flight into the bright cool air Shadows of them skirt the floor everywhere Nature, a wondrous sight each time you see You just have to get out to find it’s free
Russell Sivey

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  1. Date: 7/12/2013 12:03:00 AM
    A magical feeling.I wish i knew how to write sonnets this way..Just beautiful

  1. Date: 7/11/2013 12:24:00 PM
    Beautiful Sonnet here Russell.Enjoyed the read.

  1. Date: 7/10/2013 2:40:00 PM
    very nice sonnet on butterflies, Russell and all the other beauties of nature mixed in.

  1. Date: 7/9/2013 8:24:00 PM
    nicely said

  1. Date: 7/9/2013 3:55:00 PM
    beautiful write, Russell - and the last line's so true!

  1. Date: 7/9/2013 12:56:00 PM
    stunning imagery with such a soft feel to this one, russell... excellent work so heartfelt and nicely expressed... a Joyce Kilmer you are!...;) huggs

  1. Date: 7/9/2013 8:15:00 AM
    Aaah.. the beauty of nature-- our Creator loves to show off :) Enjoyed this wonderful sonnet xx

  1. Date: 7/9/2013 3:54:00 AM
    This is lovely, Russell...Glorifying the beauty of nature in one of the most beautiful forms...the sonnet. :) Thanks for your visits to my work.....LOVE LILAC

  1. Date: 7/8/2013 6:13:00 PM
    You can just feel the beauty in these words Russell...awesome

  1. Date: 7/8/2013 11:56:00 AM
    My guess is you live in the great outdoors Russell, it is evident in your nature filled poetry have a great day my friend and thank you for stopping by xxxn

  1. Date: 7/8/2013 11:54:00 AM
    Just going outside for a few minutes can make one's day brighter..Enjoyed reading your views about nature..Thanks for stopping by..I appreciate your presence at my work..Sara