Bermuda in Style

Rain pelts, lightning tiara,
emerald green limbs
drip gold loquat jewels,
sapphire seas belt her girth.
Bermuda, dark and stormy,
wears her weather well.

Various storm brewing photos and their aftermath in Bermuda over the past two months. Yes: the water is really that colorful!!  No photoshopping done. Poem offered for NaPoWriMo Day 3 (without prompt). The loquat is a delicious fruit that grows on a tree and is ripe when golden. The Dark ‘n Stormy is also the national drink (made with Goslings Black Seal Rum and Ginger Beer).

9 thoughts on “Bermuda in Style

    • lillian April 3, 2016 / 6:01 pm

      It truly is a beautiful place! She wears her weather well 🙂


    • lillian April 4, 2016 / 2:26 pm

      She sure does….and here in Boston, Temptress Spring is dousing us with flurries of snow — on April 4th!

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      • Melinda Kucsera April 4, 2016 / 3:16 pm

        We had more than flurries this morning but it switched to rain before it accumulated into anything. It made driving into work tough with reduced visibility.


      • lillian April 4, 2016 / 4:18 pm

        ooooh, careful out there! And stay warm.

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  1. AnnMarie Roselli-Kissack April 4, 2016 / 6:22 am

    island treasures as only you can write them, Lillian – perfectly-chosen ever so eloquent modifiers paired with sumptuous imagery
    thank you for brightening my basement world this am
    Happy Monday

    Liked by 1 person

    • lillian April 4, 2016 / 2:25 pm

      ….and today we woke to snow….snowing still! The cruelty of Temptress Spring!

      Liked by 1 person

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