Where are we going?

Each day, we read, how we’re, so smart We invent and make more things, So if we are, let’s play our part, Make sure the work no evil brings. Progress is the general call, Most has a value true, But equally our minds can be Blinded by the selfish view. Again it seems self-centred greed …

What did I see?

When we say “I saw it!”,Perhaps we ought to say,We glanced at an imageBefore we looked away.When you draw you really look,The right shape to defineAnd so with Nature, really lookThe great beauty there to find.So in your Explorations,Look underneath the stone,In between the grassesFor they are not aloneHundreds of little creaturesEach with a life …

The Venus Trap

Written to support Rachel, who has a blog for Nature lovers. Visit Naturetableexplorer.blog Oh Flies, beware, the Venus Trap, so versatile is she,Her ever open, scented cups, are beautiful to see.But hidden in their fond embrace, are trigger hairs that senseAny careless insect, that ventures to her scents. When lo, in seconds split, the trap …