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The Rose

The flower that’s known as a rose
Is beautiful, everyone knows.
Its petals are fair—
No argument there!—
That beautiful blossom, the rose.

Limerick © 2017 by Magical Mystical Teacher
More Midweek Motif at Poets United: “The Flower: Rose”


Footprint in the sand photo SonoranFeb20131557a_zpsa0b36c22.jpg
Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona

a flower hunter
leaving footprints in the sand
for someone to find


Text and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher
More Macro Monday 2
More Carpe Diem: “Flowers”


try it
Gazania in bloom, Southern California

fierce the crimson flame
consuming every petal—
caterpillars flee

Text and photo © 2012 by Magical Mystical Teacher
More Macro Monday 2
More Ruby Tuesday Too
More Our World Tuesday
More Carpe Diem: “Flame”
More I Heart Macro at Shine the Divine


Indian Paintbrush.Navajo National Monument photo Navajopaintbrush_zps78923b32.jpg
Indian Paintbrush, Navajo National Monument, Northern Arizona

springtime long ago
captured in a photograph
now the flower fades

Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
More Haiku My Heart at Recuerda Mi Corazon
More Carpe Diem: “Basho’s ‘Has Spring Come'”