Mesmerizing Me







Fluorescent flicker
Tickling imagination
Mesmerizing me




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I find delight each time I spy summer’s twinkling beacons — fireflies.
Sadly, it seems fireflies are not as plentiful as when I was younger. 😦

Image Credit

© rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2012


The April Heights

 3-5-3 or 5-7-5 Form

Day 23
Prompt 135
Mesmerize

Celebrating April as Poetry Month!

About becca givens

Becca is an artist, poet, and animal communicator. She delights in cooking, nurturing, and sharing a rich spiritual life with others on the Path.
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18 Responses to Mesmerizing Me

  1. Pat Cegan says:

    I am so blessed to live where stars, butterflies, and fireflies and by the thousands. It certainly speaks well of our attempts to stay organic and to keep ecosystems balances. Wish I could say this is true all over, but it is not. As always, your blog delights me, BB. hugs, pat

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  2. Alot of things are not the same as when we were young Becca.. Fireflies I dont see here in the UK.. They are on my to See and to Do List.. and I will… 🙂 xx Lovely xxx

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  3. magicalmysticalteacher says:

    Mesmerized…a good place to be!

    Mesmerize

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  4. Mary says:

    I agree that it seems there are not as many fireflies. I like your haiku.

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  5. Grace says:

    What a lovely firefly picture..indeed mesmerizing ~

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  6. booguloo says:

    Thanks for sharing; I’ve never seen a firefly up this close.

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  7. Libby says:

    Simply beautiful.

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  8. Patti says:

    It’s impossible not to be mesmerized by the magic of fireflies. I wonder if it seems like there are fewer because there are more lights.

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  9. artmusedog says:

    delightful haiku ~ love the light~thanks, namaste, ^_^

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  10. granbee says:

    Thankfully, we have lots of fireflies in the streetside grasses and hedgerows in my neighborhood. My young Labs want each one on their noses!

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  11. they ARE mesmerizing, indeed.

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  12. Ramesh Sood says:

    Tickling imagination..this is beautiful..

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  13. I LOVE seeing fireflies!!! but haven’t seen them yet…..i’ll be on the look out, thanks to you.

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    • becca givens says:

      I haven’t seen them so far this year, either … more like June, July and August for us … we are still having some cooler weather than usual. I think of fireflies and I think of very warm night! Thanks for the stop over! 😀

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  14. Beautiful thought Becca!

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  15. Jaideep says:

    Really nice of you observing simple things, lovely!

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  16. Misky says:

    Becca, I was going to say this is brilliant but it seemed too corny … Oops, I said it! Lovely poem as always. 🙂

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