"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, May 19, 2013

Magpie #169 Too Damn Hot!

Lighthouse Dandelions by Jamie Wyeth 

Blindingly hot
Yellow sun scorches the earth
and insects hide
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Once again Tess Kincaid challenges us
with a stellar image!
To see what others came up with go here:

19 comments:

Sandee said...

Very well done as always and yes it looks way hot.

Have a terrific day. :)

Alex J. Cavanaugh said...

So true! And people hide as well.

Helen said...

... at least they have dandelions to hide under!!!

anthonynorth said...

Nice take on the pic. Enjoyed this.

Stephen Hayes said...

Interesting words to accompany a strangely moody picture.

messymimi said...

Makes me want to reach for the fan and turn it up!

Truedessa said...

Very creative I'm not sure if I should hide or come out to take in the view.

Robyn Greenhouse said...

It does look hot! Too hot for those insects!

Kutamun said...

Thats it !, a futuristic bee hive

Cad said...

You've certainly caught the heat:)

Optimistic Existentialist said...

You know it's hot when insects hide!!

Lydia said...

It really is a stellar image (have not written about it yet myself, but I sure love your take!).

Josie Two Shoes said...

Very nicely done, perfect verse to match the picture, you captured the way it feels so very well!

Sue said...

haha

even the insects are hiding...

=)

mindlovemisery said...

I love your unique take =)

~T~ said...

If the insects are hiding, maybe I'll come out! For a little while, anyway...

Lyn said...

I sort of did a creepy-crawly too..love when that happens!! love yours...

Kelvin S.M. said...

...yay... i hope not too hot for insects... loved it.. smiles...

Tess Kincaid said...

Scorching, indeed...