"We don't stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing." ~George Bernard Shaw
"Look at everything as though you were seeing it either for the first or last time." ~Betty Smith, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

Sunday, January 22, 2012

Magpie 101





Living art
Gently hovers over soft skin
Deeply breathing
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for more takes on this stunning image go here:
http://magpietales.blogspot.com



22 comments:

JJ Roa Rodriguez said...

a nice one....

blessed Sunday!

JJRod'z

btw, hope you'll have fun moving to your new home as how i was, especially in making the small place so homey. thanks for liking it too.

thingy said...

Oh, this is so lovely. Nice one!

Helen said...

... gentle on my mind.

anthonynorth said...

A beautiful description.

Semaphore said...

Haiku is a good form for this image.

rel said...

Kathe,
A composition for the selfcomposed; well phrased haiku!
rel

Mama Zen said...

Nice!

Laurie Kolp said...

Ahh... beautiful!

http://lkharris-kolp.blogspot.com/2012/01/warning-small-package.html

Stafford Ray said...

Funny folks, the Japanese. Never were into plain packaging!

Friko said...

A gentle haiku for a gentle image.

Tess Kincaid said...

Living art is fascinating...excellent...

Susie Clevenger said...

this is beautiful

Brian Miller said...

nice...inhaling that moment might be just the thing...smiles....

ninotaziz said...

Living Art indeed!

Berowne said...

Fascinating to see the wide variety of responses to this week's prompt.

Steve Isaak said...

Solid, prompt-centric work - effective.

Tumblewords: said...

Ah, sweet!

Trellissimo said...

"Art" has been defined as "anything you can get away with calling 'art' " Ask Damien Hirst or Tracy Emin!

Cad said...

There's another smile making verse added to the Year of the Dragon you commented on yesterday! Hope to see you for seconds? LOL

Lydia said...

Ah, now I see her deeply breathing in child's pose. Thanks for this take.

Carrie Burtt said...

Love this haiku Kathe!

Nicholas V. said...

Lovely haiku, Kathe!