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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LOL, I like it, simple and so sweet. Thank you for sharing.

Posted 1 Year Ago


Dara

1 Year Ago

It was a fun write about a precious bird. Thank you!
Quite enchanting; the words and photo are a perfect fit.

T

Posted 2 Years Ago


Dara

2 Years Ago

Thank you T! They are just so fascinating and fun to write about.
Short but its a really cute poem (:

Posted 2 Years Ago


Dara

2 Years Ago

Many thanks for this lovely review. Have a great day.
What a sweet tribute to a beautiful creature. Watching the hummingbird flit is enchanting....and so are your words. Lydi**

Posted 2 Years Ago


Dara

2 Years Ago

They are simply mesmerizing to me. Thank you Lydi!
You have created a sublime poem of nature with a unique theme which I found utterly entrancing. Well done indeed!!

Posted 2 Years Ago


Dara

2 Years Ago

It is a real pleasure to have you visit and review my poem. I am so pleased you enjoyed my take on t.. read more
Yes Hummingbirds're amazing, I love the way they hover in mid-air at rapid wing-flapping rates. I only see them in the documentaries, we don't have them in Australia! Thanks for sharing with us on details of how they flit & sip the nectar. Cheers

Posted 2 Years Ago


Dara

2 Years Ago

Thanks so much for this great review. As a matter of fact I am going to Australia in a few weeks! Qu.. read more
Trong Van

2 Years Ago

It's Spring time in here right now, I'm sure that you will have a good time Down Under.
Very short, but very sweet

Posted 2 Years Ago


An intriguing little bird indeed and so beautifully captured in complimentary words and image !

Posted 2 Years Ago


Dara

2 Years Ago

Thank you Tom! Hummingbirds just fascinate me and I really enjoyed paying tribute to them. Great of .. read more
a very intriguing bird and it was a fun read Dara, (I'm still not getting RR from you, haha).

Posted 2 Years Ago


Dara

2 Years Ago

Thank you so much Robert. I keep forgetting about the RR's! Your visits are always such a delight :-.. read more
A most fascinating bird, indeed! I was taking my outdoor Christmas decorations down one year, turned around, and saw one right in front of me...just fluttering there, like he knew of the spin my three indoor cats were in!

I must get a feeder!

Posted 2 Years Ago


Dara

2 Years Ago

How exciting to have one come up so close! I sometimes feel it is a good omen, maybe because they ar.. read more

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