Reflect on Beauty #poetry #photography #covid19

We walk along

a faithful line

our search for food

distance and time

a family stroll

dawn approach

held together

eggs and burnt toast

 

As we spend much time inside there is something we have that has been missing in life – Time.

We need each other during Co-Vid 19 and we need to be reminded how precious family is.  Watch nature, read a book, burn toast…

Be well!!!

 

Favorite #Uganda #photography #2017

small elephants

hope flows from many places

big smiles, all ages

 

So difficult to sum up this wonderful world of Uganda where my heart is without me. So I share a few.

WordPress 2017 Favorites

 

Safari #Africa #Uganda #atozchallenge

couldn’t wait to teach orphans

crafts, dancing and silly smiles

never quite expected

a safari after so many miles

so many exclamations

of beauty in this place

this country called Uganda

can’t keep joy from my face

 

 

 

 

 

Thanks to the A to Z challenge for a great month so far. One more week to enjoy. Several of these photos (the lion and elephant) were taken by my friend John Pipes. The un-animal shots are Fort Murchison( a fantastic get-away with excellent food ) and a romantic view of the Nile. Our safari was at Murchison Falls, Uganda.

Elephants #atozchallenge #haiku

elephants in the sunrise

some just see ivory

great strides to let them be free

content to walk in line

***

joining the herd

sun rises over our resolve

protect the young

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It is sad to think that man is the elephant’s primary predator.  Because of a love for ivory trinkets and slow rates of reproduction, elephants are at risk for extinction.

Today at Poet’s United the prompt is citizenship.

What is our role as a citizen in these times?

visit  the wildlife conservation blog for more info.

“Elephant Silhouette” (Pen drawing  layered over photo)

copyright  Moondust Designs 2016

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