In weedy places
sunflower clowns cavorting—
see how they flourish!

Text and photo © 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
Photo: Northern Arizona
More The Height of Haiku Challenge, Day 5 with the theme “Flourish” here
More The Thursday Think Tank with the theme “Sunflowers” here
More One Single Impression poems with the theme “Weed” here
More Postcards from Paradise at Recuerda Mi Corazon here
More Monday Poetry Train Revisited #136 here
More Straight Out of the Camera shots here
More Mellow Yellow Monday photos here
More Macro Monday photos here

Posted on September 5, 2011, in Arizona, clowns, haiku, Macro Monday, Mellow Yellow Monday, Monday Poetry Train Revisited, my digital photos, my haiku, Northern Arizona, One Single Impression, Straight Out of the Camera Sunday, sunflowers, The Height of Haiku Challenge, The Thursday Think Tank, wildflowers. Bookmark the permalink. 16 Comments.

  1. ‘sunflower clowns cavorting’ – what a great line.
    Thanks for an enjoyable read.

  2. Yeah, I love sunflowers too!

  3. Sturdy plants and can withstand harsh conditions and weeds!!

  4. Lovely image and clever words! Happy MM

  5. Very beautiful and perfect yellow!

    Pitcher Plant

  6. this is an honest,
    unpretentious capture of perfect authentic being.


  7. yes, sunflowers do clown around, this was fun

  8. love describing a sunflower as a clown

  9. I love sunflowers, they are my favortites !

  10. So funny you used to live in Murphys – I haven’t been here 5 years yet and for awhile considered relocating to Northern Arizona (love some of the area outside Sedona, especially that well just a tad south).
    Lovely flower shot and your prose is superior as always.

  11. Pretty, both words and picture.

  12. I like the imagery, sunflower clowns 🙂 lovely take on the prompt.

  13. what a beautiful shot! visiting from Mellow Yellow Monday….:)

  14. beautiful flower, beautiful shot, thank you for sharing, visiting back from Mellow Yellow Monday. Have a nice weekend.

  15. That is soooo beautiful:)

    Visiting from MYM!

    Hope that you can visit my blog. I would love to see your comment:)

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