July 10, 2011

Z for Zesty

(zesty= full of zest, energetic, active)
There are treasures in life,
But owners are few
Of money and power
To buy things brand new.
And feel regal too,
Yet you can be wealthy
If you will just look
For the treasures in you.
are not hard to find
These treasures in life
When you look in your heart,
Your soul, and your mind.
For when you are willing
To share what’s within,
Your fervent search
for riches will end.
The joy and the laughter,
the smile that you bring;
The heart unafraid
to love and to sing;
The hand always willing
to help those in need;
Ones quick to reach out,
to labor and fee.
So thank you for sharing
these great gifts inside;
The caring, the cheering,
the hug when one cried.
Thanks for the energy,
encouragement too,
And thank you for sharing
The treasures in you.


  1. Beautiful, both the flower as well as the poem.

  2. Nature is almighty, no doubt about it! Beautiful flower and the poem!

  3. what a touching post!
    thanks for sharing!
    the photo is really beautiful!
    great capture!

    have a happy week ahead!
    visiting via camera critters.

  4. Love the texture detail in your day lily blossom!!

    I actually MADE my macro from a photo. Drop by for a visit/view if you can find time today.

    Have a great week ahead!!

    Homemade Macro Link

  5. Gorgeous flower n poem to match..Thanks for sharing!

  6. Beautiful colour for a daylily! I love the ruffled edges on the petals!

  7. Your poem is very meaningful, thank you for sharing it.
    Love the daylily, it is one of my favorite flowers I have planted around my house.

  8. Yay that is beautiful. Well photographed. ^_^


  9. Beautiful shot of a very lovely flower and I really love the words in this poem too - so very true and so beautifully put.

  10. Lovely yellows, this brightens up the start of the week!

    My Mellow Yellow is at at Nostalgic Marveling blog, hope you can drop by. Have a great week ahead!

  11. Lovely flower and beautiful poem.

  12. Such a lovely flower. Love the poem too.

  13. Thoughtful words to give with a gorgeous flower.

  14. good word, and message.

    ROG, ABC Wednesday team

  15. Wonderful poem and I love the photo.

  16. A very Zesty poem and photo...what a nice way to end this round of ABC Wed.

  17. New artwork for Bastille Day and a tribute to a friend who recently passed on.

  18. I absolutely love your work! This photo is gorgeous and the poem has such a beautiful message!

  19. Great photo and poem. Have a nice day!!


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