Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Dogwood, Iris, and Dogs ― Day 29 of NaPoWriMo 2015

 Pink Dogwood Tree
Walking along the sidewalk
When we came upon "this tree"
O, oh, oh, raved another
Pink dogwood tree winding down
Blooming still 'til season's end
In full bloom earlier on
More pink than green this dogwood
Always, blooms til season ends

Blue Beagle Iris
Came upon this flower bed
Iris, blue, trace of purple
Likes afternoon shady spot
Just like my old beagle dog

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Photos and Poem copyright © 2015, 2006 and 2015 Jimmiehov, All Rights Reserved

I am linked with the Real Toads, Frog-Cups in New York City

and with 
NaPoWriMo 2015both for Day 29 of National Poem Writing Month
Magaly said, "… and when I was almost home (walking from her NYC dentist), I noticed a tiny plot of frog-cups or Fritillaria meleagris. ... we will write a new poem that will include a flower named after an animal or a bird named after a flower." 

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At Wednesday, April 29, 2015 7:09:00 PM, Blogger Sanaa Rizvi said...

Absolutely breath-taking... :D

At Wednesday, April 29, 2015 7:27:00 PM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

Jim, great shot of your dog and a leaf i was unfamiliar with.

At Wednesday, April 29, 2015 8:50:00 PM, Blogger Ella said...

I love beagles~ I love the flowers! What is your hound's name?!

At Wednesday, April 29, 2015 9:11:00 PM, Blogger Sherry Blue Sky said...

Oh I LOVE$ this, beautiful tree, beautiful irises and WONDERFUL happy smiling dog.

At Wednesday, April 29, 2015 9:51:00 PM, Blogger Rosemary Nissen-Wade said...

These are lovely!

At Wednesday, April 29, 2015 11:20:00 PM, Blogger brudberg said...

Dogs and flowers can you ever go wrong.

At Thursday, April 30, 2015 2:36:00 AM, Blogger Magaly Guerrero said...

I love that the flowers remind us of their namesake (not blue, of course)... I feel the nostalgia.

At Thursday, April 30, 2015 6:36:00 AM, Blogger Outlawyer said...

Oh sweet--and sweet pics too. Thanks, Jim. k .

At Thursday, April 30, 2015 12:32:00 PM, Blogger Vandana Sharma said...

What a joyful walk it must be:)

At Friday, May 01, 2015 7:21:00 AM, Blogger grapeling said...

sweet, Jim ~


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