Bird of Paradise flower, taken near Imphal, Manipur, India. This is the first time I have seen it apart from pictures and it is mesmerizing!
I am participating in the Seven Days. Seven Black and White Photos of Your Life. No People. No Explanation. Challenge Someone New Each Day.
Today, I nominate
Ray Colin of Me and Ray – I cannot wait to see his take on this!
A glistening pearly sheen
An amorous velveteen touch
Beckons a ruby blossom nestling
A flower isn’t jealous of other flowers – it simply blooms 🙂 Look what I found! Apparently called “cock’s comb”.
“I understand something about love. It’s not pink. It’s different reds bleeding into each other”
– Cath Crowley, Graffiti Moon
I am hooked to this book. It is a painting of words. Caught the flowers at work – anyone know what they are called?