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Natural numbers

In mathematics, Fibonacci numbers are an integer sequence created when each subsequent number following the first two numbers is the sum of the preceding two: 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, 21, 34, 55, 89, 144… These sequences can be seen everywhere in nature - in the kernel pattern of a sunflower, the petal ...

Backed into a corner

To follow the crowd Is an easy way to live Yet is never best Backs you into a corner Always think outside the box Tanka is a Japanese 31-syllable poem traditionally written as a single, unbroken line. English versions are usually divided into a 5-line form with a 5/7/5/7/7 syllable count.

Baby’s first laugh

Fairytale creatures Born of stardust and daydreams A baby’s first laugh

Rarefied air

High above the clouds Breathe in pure, rarefied air Child of the wind

Skin so soft

Chartreuse anole Clad in velvety leather Stepping out in style

Satisfaction guaranteed

Often when I go for a photo hike, I have no particular intent. I’m not seeking any specific wildlife or native flora. I take pictures of things I think are interesting or pretty. Sometimes, once I get home and can scrutinize each photo in detail, I find surprises. Things that I missed on first snap, ...

Operator, please

Deposit 10¢ If you’d like to place a call You must first dial one

Battle stations

Waging fierce battle To the victor goes the spoils Rock, paper, scissors

Onward still

Truth and Charity Dim lights in grievous darkness Walking onward still