Daily Archives: February 8, 2018

Butterfly Wings – Valerie Anderson

Butterfly wings. Dancing, shimmering lights. They are the northern lights of the south during the day. Beautiful lime green. Flash and flutter. Dancing upon the walls. Making such a clutter. Those butterfly wings. A light periwinkle blue. As blue as … Continue reading

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Butterfly Laughter – Katherine Mansfield

In the middle of our porridge plates There was a blue butterfly painted And each morning we tried who should reach the butterfly first. Then the Grandmother said: “Do not eat the poor butterfly.” That made us laugh. Always she … Continue reading

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