Monday, August 28, 2017

Scarlet Fireworks


It's late August.



Towering above the 
deep green of summer
in the dense shade
along Bear Creek;




excessive beauty
expresses itself
in vertical explosions
of scarlet fireworks.
© 2017 Richard Havenga


Cardinal Flower - Lobelia cardinalis


Photo LocationBear Creek - Cannon Township - Kent County, Michigan