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Thursday, May 17, 2018

Three on Thursday | Haiku.

Joining in with Carole and friends today to share a three-line poem.


creamy blooms spread wide
atop glossy green, spreading
the scent of summer

Thanks to our 90+ degree stretch last weekend, the magnolias are starting to open. This tree is in the common area where Holly takes her evening walks. It smells wonderful!

Hope your week is going well ... here's to almost-Friday!

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10 Comments:

Blogger Vicki Knitorious said...

I wish we had smell-o-vision!! It looks beautiful. :)

Thursday, 17 May, 2018  
Anonymous Patty said...

One of my very favorites. Thanks Mary!

Thursday, 17 May, 2018  
Blogger Carole Julius said...

We don't have magnolias here but we do have lilacs and when I stepped out of Town Hall today the smell was so heady I nearly fell over - in a glorious way!

Thursday, 17 May, 2018  
Blogger Bonny said...

We also don't have many (maybe not any?) magnolias around here, and I never realized how beautifully creamy the petals are and the complexity of the carpels and stamens. Just lovely!

Thursday, 17 May, 2018  
Blogger AsKatKnits said...

Wow. Beautiful photo, Mary. And, I can almost smell that incredible aroma!

Friday, 18 May, 2018  
Blogger margene said...

So beautiful. We have nothing like that around here.

Friday, 18 May, 2018  
Blogger Vera said...

Beautiful photo and lovely Haiku. Wishing you a wonderful weekend.

Friday, 18 May, 2018  
Blogger karen said...

love your haiku!! Glad your magnolias are in bloom they are gorgeous!

Friday, 18 May, 2018  
Blogger Honoré said...

For the win!
Cheers~

Wednesday, 23 May, 2018  
Blogger Lydia said...

Oh so pretty-love that we have a bunch of these trees around our apartment.

Thursday, 24 May, 2018  

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