Feast for Bee and Ant

Globe Mallow 3

a drift of pollen
shaken from the mallow’s heart—
feast for bee and ant

Text and photo © 2012 by Magical Mystical Teacher
Photo: Globemallow (Sphaeralcea ambigua), Northern Arizona
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Posted on May 24, 2012, in Arizona, Floral Friday Fotos, haiku, Haiku My Heart, I Heart Macro, Northern Arizona, Recuerda Mi Corazon, REDnesday, Ruby Tuesday 2, Sensational Haiku Wednesday, Share the Joy Thursday, wildflowers. Bookmark the permalink. 28 Comments.

  1. daryledelstein

    are those poppies? so pretty

  2. A feast for our eyes too ! Thank you for sharing the beauty.
    Happy Thursday !

  3. We did a painting of a mallow in art class last year. That is the first time I had heard of that flower. We did one in mauve. This does look like a poppy. Maybe they are related. I will look that up.

  4. Beautiful and true sentiment…just like on peonies…a feast.

  5. I love when the bees and ants are happy!

  6. A feast for them and a feast (for our eyes) for us!

  7. Great photo and Haiku. I like how the pollen is ‘shaken from the heart,’ as a literal and symbolic statement. Very nice!

  8. Nice. Lovely colors and blooms!

  9. Such a feast — both visual and literal!

  10. Love the picture and your Haiku!!

  11. A lovely take on the word drift.

  12. I enjoyed this poem…what a clever use of the prompt.
    Siggi in Downeast Maine

  13. The poppies and the bokeh! Like layers of beauty! Stunning!

  14. Working nature. Nice one.

  15. oh to be a Bee!
    sweet Honey for me!

  16. so simple and lovely:)

  17. your haiku is a bright salutation to sweet life!

  18. Love the images – both the photo and those of haiku….love the word ‘mallow’…

  19. Springtime is a feast for all! Thanks for sharing such beauty with us today!

  20. I recognize those little flowers that grow in the desert. Do not know what they are called.This is a lovely depiction of them.

  21. fantastic photo and lovely haiku ~ thanks, namaste, ^_^ (main blog ~ A Creative Harbor)

  22. Wonderful photo and wonderful haiku!!! They are a feast for our senses too!

  23. gorgeous, up close and personal..

  24. Beautiful words and photo!

  25. your blog is a feast for the senses. the orange really pops today.

  26. I am feasting on your words and those super-nova poppies…

  27. Lovely post with beautiful haiku and photo!

    Thank you for your continuing participation in Floral Friday Fotos.

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