Haiku: August summer slows

Sun’s angle changes

Shadows grow longer each day

Days heat breezes by

Haiku by PamelaWLucas 8/10/17

Inspirational photo by PamelaWLucas 8/10/17

The natural world Haiku: Ornamental Oregano

Needs understanding

Of unique colors and shape

An oregano

Haiku by PamelaWLucas 8/7/17

Inspirational photo by PamelaWLucasa 8/7/17

Quick read about Ornamental Oregano

Haiku: What’s about Clouds?

Clouds grace the blue sky
Heavenly shapes and sizes
Vapor and movement

Haiku by PamelaWLucas 8/2/17

Find out in less than 2 minutes how cumulus clouds are formed?

Haiku: Floor of the desert

Monsoons came last night

Sunrise welcomed a coolness

Rain opens beauty

Saguaro cactus in bloom after a monsoon rain
Saguaro cactus in bloom after a monsoon rain

Haiku by PamelaWLucas 7/28/17

 

 

Uncomplicated thoughts: No words necessary

Nature gives us moments that require no words.

Inspirational photo provided by Tara McLaughlin

Celebrate Hummingbirds

Haiku: Devoted father

Male bares unborn young

Mates for life entrusted care

Female gives her eggs

Haiku poem by PamelaWLucas 6/15/17

Photo by Pixaby

Celebrate Father’s Day…read about the amazing father figure in nature.

Haiku: Full house

They come and they go
Feathered and fluffy babies
Keep them safe mother

Haiku poem by PamelaWLucas 5/1/17

Making a paradise for birds…create it and they will come.

Haiku: Downy Woodpecker

Nesting in dead trees

Acrobatic sassy birds

Drilling for insects

Read up on these delightful birds and be sure to listen to their songs and calls. 

 

Haiku by PamelaWLucas 4/30/17

 

 

Haiku: Evolving

Metamorphosis

Life cycle protects and saves

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

newly emerged Eastern Swallowtail
Newly emerged Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Haiku by PamelaWLucas 4/25/17

Photo provided by Kat DeYoung, Prescott, Arizona, 2017

Haiku: spring rain drops

wet drops hanging on
all of nature embraces
sweet moisture brings life

 

See nature’s beauty in Virginia… natural history gallery of wildflowers and mushrooms