Category Archives: Flowers

Rosa Andante

Rosa Andante, ink drawing by Johannes Beilharz (2014) Advertisements

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What to do with this pale pink mimosa

Don’t flag her down – she might just – no, she certainly will! – wilt and turn completely passive. – James Steerforth (© 2011) Written for 3WW using flag, might and passive, giving certain painfully sensitive people an Emily Dickinsonesque … Continue reading

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Many-splendored

No wisteria, no chrysanthemum out there, but still a good sneeze. – Oson Posted for Haiku My Heart at Recuerda Mi Corazón. A somewhat tongue-in-cheek haiku by one of the lesser-known masters.

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Island with Palms and Daffodils

Or we go to a hula dance but she keeps watching me through my black-rimmed glasses Continue reading

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Twilight in the garden

More garden creatures emerged from flowers all over, and the garden was filled with tiny thuds. Continue reading

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Oracle

I say that daffodils … Continue reading

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A mother’s words for her 388 year-old son

“Your frequent visits will pay off someday.” “Are you sure, ma? I’ve been seeing Daisy for more than thirteen years now. Every Wednesday I take her flowers.” “Her heart is bound to open up to you, Beal.” “Once she asked … Continue reading

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