Haiku: tiny prayers

Praying mantis nymph

head turns 180 degrees

two eyes and one ear

Haiku poem by PamelaWLucas 6/19/17

Inspirational photo by Cole Lucas 6/18/17

Haiku: The Skimmer

White faces blue eyes

Great Blue Skimmer Dragonfly

Total grace and speed

Haiku by PamelaWLucas 6/18/17

Inspirational photo by Tara McLaughlin 6/17  Tara opens our eyes to nature.  Many thanks!

Skimmers eat mosquitoes!…find them along streams and edges of woods

 

 

Haiku: All that is morning

Nature’s early rise

Unfurl unwind opening

waiting for the sun

Morning glory ready to unfurl.
Morning glory ready to unfurl

Haiku by PamelaWLucas 6/16/17

Inspirational photo by PamelaWLucas 6/16/17

Morning glory vines attract hummingbirds!

 

Haiku: Bunny Butter

Tiny soft bunny
Flicker youthful butterfly
A bunny butter

American lady butterfly
American Lady butterfly in Charlottesville, VA

Haiku poem by PamelaWLucas 6/5/17

Inspirational photographs by Tara McLaughlin

Haiku: Formation

Nature carves and lifts
Placing hardness on the earth
lasting Irish rocks

On-site map of the Grand Causeway
On-site map of the Grand/Giant’s  Causeway

Haiku by PamelaWLucas 4/27/17

Photo by PamelaWLucas, Giant’s Causeway, Northern Ireland 5/16

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