Butterfly Collecting

I collect butterflies,

But mine are never displayed

Pinned under clear glass

Loosely assembled,

Mine aren’t arrayed in cases

Alphabetically

No, mine flit about

Pausing to sip at petals

Eliciting smiles

Author: nananoyz

I'm a semi-retired crazy person with one husband and two cats.

16 thoughts on “Butterfly Collecting”

      1. I remember seeing the stuck pin kind at museum as a kid and thinking what. (This was before I’d add a the and another word. O It so STUCK with me, I used the imagery of taking these creatures of beauty and pinning them in a book once. I mean I don’t always mind everything but that ? That left me glad to see your words today x xxx

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