#Flower of the Day – Lotus Flower

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For Cee’s Flower of the Flower of the Day Challenge FOTD.  I’ll admit, that first one looks like and alien:)  The name of this one I know because I took these pictures in the summer at the Brooklyn Botanic Gardens at the pond. And..I read the tag. It is a lotus flower !!

Pat R

11/10/18

Tan Renga: Two Bubbles

Colors (2) lily

Photo: Taken on the pond at the Brooklyn Botanic Gardens years ago

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the moment two bubbles
are united, they both vanish,
a lotus blooms
© Murakami Kijo

in a flash a lifespan done
the pink lotus flower mourns

Pat R

5/19/16

For Carpe Diem Haiku

Lotus Flower

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lotus flower grows
from ugly duckling to swan
new awakening

PR

8/04/15

In response to Carpe Diem Haiku Prompt: Lotus Flower

For further reading and other responses follow link

http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.com/2015/08/carpe-diem-789-lotus-flowers.html?m=1