Posts tagged ‘Bees’

June 20, 2019

Bumble bees and lavender

by Jem Croucher

The bumble bees
love my lavender
They’re on it all the time
Drinking up the pollen
when the weather is sublime

And I’m jolly pleased
I planted them
last summer on a whim
As a bumper harvest later on
to me they now will bring

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July 25, 2018

Diamante + Alliteration: 2018-07-25

by Venkat

bustle, buzz
brave, busy, bonded
brew, build, binge, hang, hold
heaven, hums, hearts
hulk, homed

Photo by a.d.miller

December 9, 2017

Limerick – Fall

by Venkat

Mr. and Mrs. Bee went to skydive to be light

Balloons in belly of a sky, in suits tight

Lighter than air, thin as cloud

Feather landing on moon, proud

Quuen-in-law stung, they so fell back in fright


August 20, 2017


by Alanna



Photo by Pixabay


I awoke in the middle of a flower

To a world of pink petals

And saffron yellow,

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March 26, 2016

A Dodoitsu – March 26, 2016

by Georgia
Dodoitsu – Honey-suckers
under the warm spring sunshine
inside blossoms and bright blooms
bees hop hither and thither
(poor honey-suckers)
© G.s.k. ‘16

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March 13, 2016

The Deepest Parts of Me

by russtowne

Flowers say

To hummingbirds and bees,

“Come caress

The deepest parts of me.

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May 4, 2015


by Venkat


These words
Swarm as bees
of longing hearts
And dried throats
Upon our necks

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June 22, 2014


by Jonathan

Fragrant violet day-light,
Soul breeze.
Bees meet aromatic blossoms, gently,
Buzzing, lifting the treasure,
Wings perfume dusted.

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