Butterfly Collecting

I collect butterflies,

But mine are never displayed

Pinned under clear glass

Loosely assembled,

Mine aren’t arrayed in cases


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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