Wildflowers and a Monarch

wildflowers and a monarch
“Wildflowers and a Monarch” Easthampton, MA ©2013 Megan Campbell

Monarchs are late Summer to me.   My Mother would take me out into the milkweed fields to find caterpillars and we would bring them home and keep them in our kitchen until one day they became butterflies.  We’d feed them sugar water until they were strong and then let them go.   Each butterfly flitting away on the wind was like a dream let out into the world – a wish on orange gossamer wings.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s