Wildflower haiku

algerian iris flower in close up photography
wildflower iris —
hummingbird hungry for love
   stabs her in the eye

whispers of sunrise,
   wildflower voices awake — 
breath of night dew fades

the ripe poppies spit
stars into a summer's night —
   maiden seeds of flight

Hugh Findlay

Hugh Findlay’s writing and photography have been published worldwide. Nominated for a Pushcart Prize in 2020 for poetry, he is in the third trimester of life and hopes y’all like his stuff. Instagram: @hughmanfindlay