Tag Archives: butterfly

rivers sing

when you hold my hand great mountains can walk the rivers all sing and the trees smile and talk the moon floats benignly the stars dance in the skies nights full of laughter and the sun never cries little birds … Continue reading

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into smoke

I follow her into the nightmare although I am terrified of the cost so deep so deep is the night that even the darkness is lost when we arrive at the precipice there is no slight hint of surprise her … Continue reading

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anchored

at the end of the pier rests an anchor ancient and huge and rusted a relic of an era sadly disappeared when I believed that your word could be trusted the buoys stretch on lines across the bay a plane … Continue reading

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once there is a tree

once there is a tree in a verdant field of grass standing tall and happily watching decades pass in the field are hosts of poppies to delight uncounted butterflies pollinating happily no hint of tears or sighs the butterfly epitomises … Continue reading

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the lovelorn lepidopterist

  once upon a time I saw a butterfly drifting floating flitting whimsically twinkling through the brightly hued garden of life making me smile brightening my existence alighting for but a moment on each flower in my soul eclipsing the … Continue reading

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Lost at Sea – Ligo Haibun Challenge

AnElephantCant remember last week’s haibun It is a mere bauble or perhaps a trinket Gone with the wind Because AnElephant sinned He writes it but then forgets to link it The Haibun Ligo Challenge is a weekly event now hosted … Continue reading

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Too Much But Not Enough

The heart is a fragile organ Which shatters at the slightest wrong touch This happens when you love someone Too much but not enough  Love sets you free and cripples you Love is like the stars above Diamonds dancing in … Continue reading

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Between the Raindrops

Her Face by Phil Burns The saddest thing that you can do Is to wait for her to go Knowing she won’t say goodbye She has not yet said hello You know that she will disappear Without a backward glance … Continue reading

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Uncertain Smile

AnElephantCant live without smiles He doesn’t think that anyone should They put a gleam in his eye Like cream on apple pie They epitomise everything good Every smile makes somebody happy It brightens each recipient’s day It makes your feelings … Continue reading

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Hubble Bubble Double Trouble

AnElephantCant help but love bubbles And not just those that come in champagne But those cool little guys Who float up to the skies With all the colours of the bow after rain They bring delight to Elephants and kiddies … Continue reading

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