The Hummingbird

The Hummingbird

A Poem by Dara





From flower to flower


it flits and sips


the nector so sweet


without using lips.

 



© 2015 Dara



Author's Note

Dara
Just a fun ditty about a most fascinating bird!
Photography: Larry Ditto

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Beautiful. You said everything needed in so few words. Thank you Dara for sharing the amazing poetry.
Coyote

Posted 1 Month Ago


Dara

1 Month Ago

It is so nice to see you here. Thank you for these very kind words. I am glad you enjoyed my poem. :.. read more
Coyote Poetry

1 Month Ago

I love nature. The poem is wonderful and you are welcome.,
I actually saw one last summer, a hummingbird, in my garden of Peonies. And when I ran indoors to get my glasses, it was gone. But the thrill Is what i'm trying to convey to you......And what a thrill it was....dana

Posted 1 Month Ago


Dara

1 Month Ago

Most definitely a thrill! I had one come right up to my shoulder and hover for a few seconds as if t.. read more
Short and sweet I loved it.

Posted 6 Months Ago


Dara

6 Months Ago

Thank you, so nice to see you here again. Glad you enjoyed my little ditty.
This was a sweet little bit of nectar to read. Love the hummingbirds.

Posted 7 Months Ago


Dara

6 Months Ago

Thank you so much. Yes, I never tire of watching them!
Super sweet and fun to read poem!!
A nice quick read and a quick start to the day !!

Posted 7 Months Ago


Dara

7 Months Ago

Thank you so much! I am glad it was a nice start to your day :-)
Great poem. Something simple yet descriptive.

Posted 12 Months Ago


Dara

12 Months Ago

Thank you! I am happy you enjoyed it.
Great poem. Something simple yet descriptive.

Posted 12 Months Ago


What is it they say. Poetry in motion.

Posted 1 Year Ago


Dara

1 Year Ago

Well said! That fits the hummingbird to a "t".
Amazing and fascinating birds as you portray so marvelously...:)...............

Posted 1 Year Ago


Dara

1 Year Ago

That they are :-) Many thanks for your uplifting words. I so appreciate your visits!
Sami Khalil

1 Year Ago

You are welcome. ....::::)))))
Enjoy the ABCB rhyming scheme while reflecting on this fascinating little fella.

Posted 1 Year Ago


Dara

1 Year Ago

That they are! Thank you for taking the time to stop by. So nice to see your words here.
J Manuel

1 Year Ago

Thank you for the kind words.

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Dara

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I am a retired teacher who has just recently discovered the joy of writing poetry. Formerly known as Passion Flower, I decided to publish using my own name. My poetry is simple and from the heart whi.. more..

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