Wednesday, June 22, 2011

the architects of flowers must, among many things, consider

the trembling balance of butterflies
and the powdered weight of bees.

22 comments:

Birdman said...

... and the mischievious tiny fingers of small lads.

Malyss said...

Don't forget pressure of caresses, breath of the wind, falling raindrops and climbing ladybirds..

PerthDailyPhoto said...

Beautiful Brattcat, so delicate!

Genie -- Paris and Beyond said...

...perfectly poetic and a treat for the eyes, mon amie! I love the sight of a "powdered bee"

Bises,
Genie

Virginia said...

You and Malyss make a good team! :) This is so delicately beautiful.

Would you email me? I have a favor to ask.
xx
V

Kate said...

...and whispered wings of the hummingbird.

Small City Scenes said...

Some are flat, some are trumpet shaped and some are teeny tiny---great decisions to be made. MB

Cezar and Léia said...

And the music from the mother nature, the lovely birds around!
Léia

Sharon said...

Nicely said!

Dave-CostaRicaDailyPhoto.com said...

These look like dogwoods. They were in bloom along some of our hikes in Yosemite about two weeks ago.

Sharon Creech said...

Perfect marriage of photo and words, brattcat. Love the powdered bee.

Missouri Gal said...

Awesome! You should make those inspirational posters!

Don't unplug your hub said...

Beautiful words.

Rob and Mandy said...

Absolutely.

Amin said...

Wow...wonderful photo!

Irina said...

I am loosing my head because of the special summer aroma, when I have opportunity to be near woods.
7 wonderful posts of the passed week here, every one is so unique.

Jack said...

You are all so poetic. I feel completely inadequate.

Doug Hickok said...

Indeed, it is amazing how balanced the natural world is. Your image is beautifully balanced as well.

Cloudia said...

how lovely!



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Bob Crowe said...

And will the fluttering of butterfly wings over this flower change the weather here in Missouri?

Jilly said...

Oh the words... and that glorious photo - so beautiful with flowers taken side-on. Yummy. And those powdered bees... lots here and butterflies --- wish you were...

Frédérique said...

...was wandering from blog to blog and then woosh! struck by a clear simple and delicate evidence... thanks a lot for your words and pictures :-)