Standard Posted by Brenda Davis Harsham Posted on August 13, 2018 Posted under Photography, Poetry Comments 25 Comments Rising Above Thorns a thorny start drove away birds and bees, until the bloom Copyright 2018 Brenda Davis Harsham Notes: Setbacks, difficulties and obstacles may delay blooming, but it can’t stop it forever. We were born to bloom. Ways to Share this:EmailPrintTwitterPinterestFacebookMoreTumblrPocketLinkedInRedditLike this:Like Loading... Related encouragementFlowerhaikuinspirationobstaclespatiencepoemPoetrythorns Post navigation ← Paint the Sky A New Robin → 25 thoughts on “Rising Above Thorns” Pretty LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Thanks! LikeLike Reply Beautiful flowers with beautiful haiku! LikeLiked by 2 people Reply Thanks! LikeLiked by 1 person Reply My pleasure 🙂 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply A lovely haiku for one of my favourite flowers. LikeLiked by 2 people Reply Thanks. LikeLike Reply Fabulous! 😎🥀🥀🥀🥀🥀 LikeLiked by 2 people Reply Thanks! LikeLike Reply Lovely photo! LikeLiked by 2 people Reply Thanks! LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Beautiful haiku… 🙂 LikeLiked by 2 people Reply Thanks! LikeLike Reply Beautiful. Hope you’re book is coming along well. LikeLiked by 2 people Reply Yes, I think so. Still have too high a word count. That is my most difficult thing — cutting to an arbitrary number. Sigh. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply i love this one, too. we were born to bloom and lest we never forget that. LikeLiked by 2 people Reply It’s important to remember that possibilities are always there. It’s easy to feel trapped and without option. Especially when you’re a kid, and someone else is in charge. Always. LikeLiked by 3 people Reply I adore this one. LikeLiked by 2 people Reply Thank you. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Lovely haiku! I love late blooms, makes summer feel like it will be here forever 🙂 August blooms are my favourite only because they go onto September and makes entry into fall so much nicer. LikeLiked by 2 people Reply August blooms are glorious, especially with the backdrop of the changing leaves. So bittersweet, unlike spring’s blooms. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply I think I love this time of year most because my daughter was born Aug 31st and every year when she was little we would take a photo of her among the flowers that were at their fullest…so pretty. LikeLiked by 2 people Reply Awwww. That is adorable. LikeLike Reply Lovely LikeLiked by 2 people Reply Thanks. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Comments welcome! Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email. Δ This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.