Cinquain: Rebirth


Brings the colors

The landscape celebrates

Seasons beginning and ending


Cinquain by PamelaWLucas 10/5/17

Inspirational photo by Pixabay

What is a cinquain?

Haiku: Steps

Walk in the foot prints
Know the past through your own steps
Walk through history

Haiku by PamelaWLucas 10/5/17

Inspirational photo taken by Ashley Morgan Lucas at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, 9/30/17

The University of Virginia will celebrate its bicentennial of the laying of its cornerstone on October 6, 1817, in a Masonic ritual attended by current and former Presidents Thomas Jefferson, James Madison and James Monroe.



Haiku: Bee Passion

A passion-flower
A nectaring bumble bee
Balance of beauty

Haiku poem by PamelaWLucas 9/27/17

Inspirational photo by Tara McLaughlin 9/17


Haiku: Evening munch

Deer consumed the vines
Yet morning-glory came through
Nature takes its place

Haiku poem by PamelaWLucas 9/23/17

Inspirational photo by PamelaWLucas 9/23/17

Haiku: Hot Lips

They keep on coming

Lots of red lips in the fall

Enjoy until frost

Haiku poem by PamelaWLucas 9/20/17

Inspirational photo by PamelaWLucas 9/20/17

Why you might grow some lips.

Haiku: Fall Begonia

Tuberous beauty
Winding down it’s loveliness
Frost will take its place

Haiku poem by PamelaWLucas 9/18/17

Inspirational photo by Derek J. Knight 9/17

Haiku: Autumn steps

First dried leaves falling

Follows the brilliant colors

Nature’s brevity

Haiku poem by PamelaWLucas 9/18/17

Inspirational photo by PamelaWLucas 9/18/17



Haiku: Flitting Purple

Cherries are their host
This butterfly looks for sweets
Can winter over

Haiku poem by PamelaWLucas 9/15/17

Inspirational photo by Tara McLaughlin, Charlottesville, VA 9/17

The life cycle and needs of the Red Spotted Purple Butterfly

Haiku: Ruby throat

Quick darting glitter
His beautiful red necklace
Takes ones breath away

Haiku poem by PamelaWLucas 9/14/17

Amazing inspirational photo by Tara McLaughlin in Charlottesville, VA 9/17

About the Ruby Throated Hummingbird and yearly migration.