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Reflections

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Dragonflies Pictures, Images and Photos

Reflections

smooth glassy water

reflecting like a mirror

reflections…

deflections…

bending the light

beyond my sight

what will tomorrow bring

concentric ripples in a ring

dragonflies dart back and forth

sunshine on their wings

translucent…

transparent…

Image: By kmbeard123_photobucket.com
©DGA 06 July 2011 18:16

Author: adeeyoyo

I am a middle-aged South African woman, living in Johannesburg. I began writing poetry towards the end of May 2010. I love animals – sometimes more than people! I am back after a break. Thanks for still being here, if you are! Missed you! xxx

26 thoughts on “Reflections

  1. I love the wonderful summer images I’m getting from this one!

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  2. Nice word picture Denise. I enjoyed this.
    nature’s helicopters!

    Thanks John

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  3. Love these photos, along with the perfect poem to go with them! National Geographic always has the very best photography.

    I posted three photos I took of dragonflies – of many colors last summer on the Outer Banks of North Carolina (along the shore). It was before I had gotten my DSLR camera, and only had my “point and shoot” but these three guys were fairly cooperative – although the blue would stay at the correct angle the best! 😀

    http://paulatohlinecalhoun1951.wordpress.com/photos/

    (The first three photos on the page)

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    • They are too beautiful, Paula. I thought the one above best showed the gossamer wings… I still have to rely on my trusty mobile phone for photo’s, unfortunately!

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  4. ah dragonflies are so cool! great bit of reflection both in the surface and deeper adee

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  5. Beautiful imagery. Thanks, Denise.

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  6. A beautiful dancing rhythm to this….

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  7. What a stunning shot. OMG. I am in love with it. Sometimes when I see dragonflies I feel like crying because they are so exquisite. They seem to be creatures just completely full of joy. To be so bound to the water and the light must be a remarkable feeling.

    I really like your rhythms too. So clever. I have seen them move in unison and it is a wondrous thing. One of your best!

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    • Thank you so much, Selma. ‘Exquisite’ is exactly the right word! I get moved to tears by beauty too… and they do sometimes move in unison which I hadn’t noticed until you mentioned it. 🙂

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  8. Very uplifting and beautiful, adee.

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  9. Stunning photograph and I love your poem; it lifts the soul – just like the dragonflies!

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  10. Water reflecting is magical no matter how old I get! liked the whimsy here.

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  11. Your lovely images here (words and photo) have a calming effect, Adee – a good way to start the day. Thx

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  12. I was suggested this web site by my cousin. I am not sure whether this post is written by him as no one else know such detailed about my trouble. You’re amazing! Thanks!

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