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Butterflies On Blooming Mexican Bird of Paradise — A Photo Essay   7 comments

Variegated Fritillary On Mexican Bird of Paradise

Variegated Fritillary On Mexican Bird of Paradise

Fiery Skipper & Cloudless Giant Sulfur On Mexican Bird of Paradise

Variegated Fritillary On Mexican Bird of Paradise

Cloudless Giant Sulfur On Mexican Bird of Paradise

Cloudless Giant Sulfur On Mexican Bird of Paradise

Fiery Skipper On Mexican Bird of Paradise — Images by kenne

I’ve watched you now a full half-hour;
Self-poised upon that yellow flower
And, little Butterfly!  Indeed
I know not if you sleep or feed.
How motionless! – not frozen seas
More motionless! and then
What joy awaits you, when the breeze
Hath found you out among the trees,
And calls you forth again!

~William Wordsworth, “To a Butterfly”

Painted Lady Photo-Artistry   Leave a comment

Painted Lady (1 of 1)-Edit 2 blogPainted Lady Photo-Artistry by kenne

“An anaesthetic is a poet-killer.”

— Lewis Hyde

 

Mexican Fritillary Butterfly   3 comments

Fritillary Butterfly (1 of 1) Grunge Art blogMexican Fritillary Butterfly — Photo Artistry by kenne

I’ve watched you now a full half-hour;
Self-poised upon that yellow flower
And, little Butterfly!  Indeed
I know not if you sleep or feed.
How motionless! – not frozen seas
More motionless! and then
What joy awaits you, when the breeze
Hath found you out among the trees,
And calls you forth again!

~William Wordsworth, “To a Butterfly”

Two-Tailed Butterfly   6 comments

two-tailed swallowtail butterfly (1 of 1)-2 art blogTwo-Tailed Butterfly — Photo-Artistry by kenne

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Some critic tried to put me down —
“Your poems lask the Basic Truth of Tao”
And I recall the old-timers
Who were poor and didn’t care
I have to laugh at him,
He misses the point entirely,
Men like that
Ought to stick to making money.

— Gary Snyder

Butterfly and Flower — Graphic Sketch   2 comments

Southern California September 2012Butterfly and Flower (Graphic Sketch) — Photographic-Artistry by kenne

Everyone on the face of the Earth
has a treasure that lies waiting for them.

— Paulo Coelho

Mixed Media Art   2 comments

Butterflies Queen blogMixed Media Art (Queen Butterfly) — Image by kenne

 

Butterfly Digital Art   Leave a comment

two-tailed swallowtail butterfly (1 of 1)-2 art blogTwo-tailed Swallowtail Butterfly — Digital Painting by kenne

I am born to die
Things I know but can’t explain
Not being convinced.

— kenne

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