Captured May14 by Mark M. Redfearn the small boy’s lantern— a hundred captured fireflies glowing in a jar Related Post navigation ← Storm Enticing → 23 comments on “Captured” Mon says: May 14, 2015 at 5:03 am Awww,,,,,,,,nicely done 🙂 Reply thotpurge says: May 14, 2015 at 5:02 pm Lovely image! Reply jazzytower says: May 14, 2015 at 6:28 pm I remember doing that as a kid, poor fireflies. Reply janicead says: May 14, 2015 at 7:37 pm Love the thought of the lantern! Reply adaspoetryalcove says: May 14, 2015 at 10:01 pm until morning. Rekindles happy memories! Reply Laura Hegfield says: May 15, 2015 at 6:07 am Takes me back to my childhood days… beautiful haiku Mark. Reply Rall says: May 15, 2015 at 7:12 am Not my experience, but nevertheless lovely ! Reply readinpleasure says: May 15, 2015 at 8:07 am Lovely imagery. 🙂 Reply Björn Rudberg (brudberg) says: May 15, 2015 at 8:14 am That is one kind of lantern… wonderful Reply meriak says: May 15, 2015 at 8:17 am I’m not a little boy, but jars of fireflies were next to my bed on summer evenings in rural Indiana. Nicely captured! Reply judie says: May 15, 2015 at 8:21 am Imagine the light of a hundred fireflies, magnified by the glass of the jar. Interesting! Reply Gillena Cox says: May 15, 2015 at 8:49 am i can very well imagine the boy’s delight at his capture lovely haiku much love… Reply Lea says: May 15, 2015 at 11:58 am That glow… is seen all the way over here. Reply gemma says: May 15, 2015 at 12:52 pm A little boys face is lit up by the glow of his living lantern. Reply Barbara Kaufmann says: May 15, 2015 at 4:59 pm Yes! Reply Mon says: May 15, 2015 at 8:04 pm Reblogged this on Life of Mon❤ . Reply Cathy Tenzo says: May 15, 2015 at 10:15 pm Lovely, I can see it. Reply Bastet says: May 15, 2015 at 10:40 pm Lovely memories – I used to love to capture fireflies as a girl! a tomb for fireflies quickly passing in the night a moment’s brilliance Reply artmusedog says: May 16, 2015 at 5:15 pm Playful and elegant haiku ~ lovely! Happy Weekend to you, artmusedog and carol Reply Nonnie says: May 17, 2015 at 7:10 am thank you for sparking that warm memory! Reply Annie says: May 17, 2015 at 8:53 am Childhood, when pleasures were simple and enchanting. Reply Tournesol (Clr) says: May 19, 2015 at 8:54 am What a happy image, the light shining on the child’s smiling face. Reply rebecca says: May 22, 2015 at 3:06 am perfection! the simple treasures of childhood. Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.