Blue Iris


Bent monk gardening
Meditating as he works
Amongst blue iris blooms

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© rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2013

Logo - Carpe Diem - June 2013


Prompt:
#222
Kakitsubata
(Blue flag or Rabbit ear Iris)

 

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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7 Responses to Blue Iris

  1. A wonderful and different take

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  2. phylor says:

    Your piece gave me peace when I read it.

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  3. Hello Becca,

    Hope you had a nice week. I was stopping to see your SWS, but I find a lovely poem and discover that you have a haiku meme ? Well, your carpe diem seems to feet on the six words ?
    See you and happy saturday !!!

    Grace

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  4. Allison says:

    I like the visual image this creates in my head. Haiku are fun to read and write.

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  5. 4joyjoanne says:

    some say the act of working the land is a form of meditation in and of itself….I hope that monk’s back holds out…

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  6. It’s so soothing to meditat while doing the graden. A nice Zen-filled haiku Becca.

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