summer flowers die
i sit on my weathered bench
waiting for next spring

for The Twiglets

Sun Pillar

View at EarthSky Community Photos. | Nancy Ricigliano at Jones Beach, New York caught this sun pillar on March 3, 2019.

golden column stands
silent huge transient strange
the eye drawn upward

for September Writing Prompts


wolfpack excitement
caribou now in tundra
our thoughts turn to steak

for Daily Addictions


fervid behavior
male pigeon quite desperate
today i relate

for Ragtag Daily Prompt


itinerant bird
sees me study my bird book
he’s not on the page

for The Daily Spur


the hen is guileless
she lays her eggs wherever
they are my breakfast

for Fandango One-word Challenge


stop the research now
extinction studies complete
the subjects are gone

for Your Daily Word Prompt


baby ducks follow mother
across the lawn to the pond
old man feels youthful

for Word of the Day Challenge


larks that captivate
afternoon storm brings thunder
we must leave in haste

for Colleen’s Weekly Tuesday Challenge


Found on picsart.com

once done with our world
leaving it bombed out used up
will man melt the moon

for Photo Challenge #280