Standard Posted by Brenda Davis Harsham Posted on January 24, 2019 Posted under Photography, Poetry Comments 32 Comments Fallen Stars rhododendrons doze as late leaves burn inside fallen stars Copyright 2019 Brenda Davis Harsham Notes: To the naturalists, this photo is not of a rhododendron, but I used my artistic license. Happy Poetry Friday! Thanks to Tara Smith at Going to Walden for hosting! Ways to Share this:EmailPrintTwitterPinterestFacebookMoreTumblrPocketLinkedInRedditLike this:Like Loading... Related autumnFrosthaikunaturepoemPoetryseasonsstarsTara Smithwinter Post navigation ← Scattered Seeds The Color of Hope → 32 thoughts on “Fallen Stars” Reblogged this on By the Mighty Mumford and commented: DO YOU UNDERSTAND IT? LikeLike Reply Understand what? LikeLiked by 1 person Reply The haiku . must have been one of my denser days! LikeLiked by 1 person Reply I have those often… I can relate. 🙂 LikeLike Reply Fallen stars, the burn of the cold…powerful images. Our winter is disappointing too. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply There’s still time…. LikeLike Reply I hope so. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Thanks for the bit of winter beauty in image and words. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply It finally snowed, and ice coated all the trees in CT when we drove though. The sunshine turned the ice into diamonds. Very beautiful, but so COLD! LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Lovely “fallen” ice crystal “stars” Brenda, I captured some yesterday on my window pane. Helps to see the beauty in this deep cold. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply My kids are disappointed by this winter, so far. No snow days. No sledding. No skiing. There’s still time, but it’s mostly been too warm. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Come visit Chicago—we have snow and the kids will probably get a day off school this week due to the sub-zero temps, buurr… 🥶😉 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply I don’t miss the snow at all. 🙂 LikeLike Reply Nice switch to turn the burn of stars into the burn of the cold! Hope you are doing well 🙂 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Thanks, Tabatha. The days go by too fast now that’s I’m working full-time for a hectic job. My writing energy is going into my job and not my writing career, which makes me sad. I hope you’re well. LikeLike Reply The foliage may not be rhododendron but the feeling is definitely achieved! Well done. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Thanks! LikeLike Reply so cold it’s good 🙂 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Sounds like ice cream. 🙂 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply So lovely! 🙂 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply TY! LikeLike Reply Gorgeous poem to pair with this gorgeous photo. I hadn’t thought about the snowflakes as falling stars. It’s such a beautiful image. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Hi Kim, thanks for stopping by. Winter can be so lovely. LikeLike Reply Awesome words for these wonderful leaves, Brenda. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Thanks, Kamal. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Welcome Brenda. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Oh! This is beautiful! LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Thanks! LikeLiked by 1 person Reply and if i don’t put glasses on, i won’t know the difference ) LikeLiked by 1 person Reply 🙂 I have to have the right glasses on these days… LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Nicely done. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Thanks, Dan. 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 Google 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. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.