Dancing Echoes

Beats Stumbling Around in Silence

Green Lacewing



Gossamer glass wings,
Crepuscular camouflage
And shining chartreuse,
Cloaks the tiny Green Lacewing
From a keen, ravenous stare.

In response to Photography 101: Scale

Author: Dancing Echoes

I am a scientist by trade and artist by soul. My creative outlet used to be dancing but due to injuries and age, I must now find another path. I am hoping my writing, poetry and photography can be this new path. Awards: While I am grateful and honored for the numerous nominations, I don’t have time to respond to them with the attention they deserve, so for the most part, I am an award free blog. All photographs and words are mine unless otherwise credited. © 2015-2023 Dancing Echoes ALL RIGHTS RESERVED Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this blog’s author/owner is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Christy Draper with appropriate and specific direction to the original content on Dancing Echoes.

8 thoughts on “Green Lacewing

  1. I wondered what those things were called

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  2. I admit, I had to look it up.

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  3. That is such a great shot.

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  4. Beautiful poem and pic! Great alliteration, internal rhyme, word choice, simplicity–excellent! I love the angle on this guy and the way the light hits the “shining chartreuse.” Thumbs up! 🙂

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  5. Thank you so much. I am trying.


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