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Hummingbird Haiku

Updated on August 14, 2016

Since so many people out there on the Hub Pages seemed to have enjoyed my first two haiku poems here on the Hub Pages, I have decided to write yet another one for everyone. This is a fragile look at the life of a little hummingbird through the flowing words of a haiku. Seventeen syllables carefully put together to form one beautiful story. It's all here for you to enjoy.

Hummingbirds hover

Among the scarlet flowers

They are quite content


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      John Hansen 2 years ago from Queensland Australia


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      Linda Rogers 2 years ago from Minnesota

      Nice job on the Haiku and great choice on using the elusive hummingbird. Voted up and hit many buttons.

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      Larry Rankin 2 years ago from Oklahoma

      Wonderful poetry.

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      manatita44 2 years ago from london

      Beautiful and such a loving image. Much Love.

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      John Hansen 2 years ago from Queensland Australia

      The only criticism Poet, is that you would do better if you put a collection of your lovely haiku together in one least three or four, because they are so short.

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      FlourishAnyway 2 years ago from USA

      I feed them in my backyard and enjoy trying to catch a glimpse.

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      Kathleen Kerswig 2 years ago

      Contentment - that's a beautiful thing. Thank you for sharing. Voted up! Blessings!

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      Rachel L Alba 2 years ago from Every Day Cooking and Baking

      How perfect that picture is.

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      Matthew A Easterbrook 2 years ago from Oregon

      Very awesome photograph. Keep up the great action photos.

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      Deb Hirt 24 months ago from Stillwater, OK

      Truly an amazing bird with so many interesting qualities.

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      Daphne D. Lewis 22 months ago from Saint Albans, West Virginia

      I've always loved the hummingbirds!!

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      Shivendra Tiwari 21 months ago from New Delhi, India

      quite interesting with perfect picture.

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      Starwriter 8 weeks ago

      The hummingbirds are much happier when in the scarlet flowers.

      What I liked: Your theme is well here. I like hummingbirds and scarlet flowers. You've followed the 5-7-5 syllabic pattern. I like that too. It does allow us to express more.

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