Two Challenges

From Below

Dale offers the theme “in bloom” for this week’s Cosmic Photo Challenge. I took all photos at the Chicago Botanic Garden.


Linda Kruschke’s Paint Chip Challenge this past week requires us to use ten of the following:

sunflowerwatermelonpoolin your eyesclear skiesbefore the rainmargaritahot saucezest for lifeheavenlysunshinetotal eclipseout of the bluethe whole enchilada, and yellow brick road

Loss

In your eyes I saw clear skies
before the rain that day.
All left at once out of the blue,
the sunshine and the sunflower, too,
the hot sauce zest for life I knew.
Our margarita laughing pool
shut down. You went away.


Many Bright Flowers
Roses

Author: Frank Hubeny

I enjoy walking, poetry and short prose as well as taking pictures with my phone.

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