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Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Poetry Jam July 17, 2013 Summer Flowers


Stubborn Flowers

Hot parking lot!
Cart wheels veer too close for comfort
Poppies still grow.....
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21 comments:

  1. Wherever there is a patch of dirt, nature finds a way...

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  2. nature finds a way to survive
    despite our abuses...
    thats for sure

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  3. Yep, they sure do. That's a lovely shot too.

    Have a fabulous day. Big hugs. ☺

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  4. Love those blooms peeking out from everywhere ~

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  5. I like this. And the photo is quite nice. Amazing where plants will grow!! Thanks for posting at Poetry Jam in response to my prompt.

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  6. lovely words
    Simple and wise

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  7. It is always nice to see flowers despite the heat!

    Nice to see you in Poetry Jam.

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  8. Oops! Very clever!

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  9. The tenacity of nature's strength! You've very positively captured it, Kathe!

    Hank

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  10. Beautiful poppies ... careless people.

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  11. Love poppies, where the seed is sown it will grow.

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  12. Even in the photo the parking lot feels hot! Hope the driver of the cart is a little better at avoiding nature when driving a car!

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  13. Amazing & beautiful!

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  14. Good for them! They're pretty flowers. :)

    Happy Thursday.

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  15. Nature abhors a vacuum, and will make something grow wherever she can. There are a lot of lessons in that.

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  16. An interesting interpretation on the color yellow.

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  17. I reckon poppies will not be silenced no matter what :)

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  18. I love poppies! They are hardy and parking lots are really hot--well done :-)

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  19. I liked this very much! Nice picture.

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  20. Beautiful and inspiring...

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  21. Always something growing...no matter the conditions. Great shot with words.

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