Shivered with fairy thunder

All flowers look like fireworks

“Against a dark sky, all flowers look like fireworks.” ~ Gilbert K. Chesterton

Photo by Richard Fogg

Mad with joy

“People from a planet without flowers would think we must be mad with joy the whole time to have such things about us.” ~ Iris Murdoch

Photo by Richard Fogg

may my heart always be open

All my life through

“All my life through, the new sights of Nature made me rejoice like a child.” ~ Marie Curie

Photo by Richard Fogg

And, little Butterfly! indeed

A cup of scarlet and orange

An Iris Blessing

On their wings

It has a sting