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beyond Paradise
a stretch of mountain lupines --
the crown of Sunrise

May 12, 2014

Paradise (on the west) and Sunrise (on the east) are the highest 
points that can be reached by automobile on Mount Rainier.

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  1. Date: 1/3/2015 8:08:00 AM
    Beauty in excellency of Nature. 7 i feel. Loved always,bl

  1. Date: 5/17/2014 8:29:00 PM
    Praising the source, all of Nature's course. You have a delightful sensitivity towards Nature Roy. J.A.B.

  1. Date: 5/14/2014 9:42:00 PM
    Nice alliteration. You might like my Seedling haiku.

  1. Date: 5/14/2014 3:45:00 PM
    Ahh!! I think I am familiar with lupines but I am going to look them up to be sure..I don't think that it is one that does well here..Thanks for stopping by..Sara

    Kendrick Avatar Sara Kendrick
    Date: 5/14/2014 3:48:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Looked them up and they should do well here for they are for this zone and not fussy and repel deer..SK
  1. Date: 5/13/2014 7:56:00 PM
    VERy nicely portrayed. I bet I was there was I was a child. But that was eons again and I can't remember if my dad took me there for sure.

  1. Date: 5/13/2014 8:56:00 AM
    You are good at these Haiku. My brain doesn't seem to led itself to write in this form. I do however enjoy reading Haiku.