Shadow of the Butterfly on the Fourth

Butterfly Shadow LogoI put out the flag this morning as I do every Fourth of July. Some years I think of my father’s WWII heroics, or our nation’s resolve to come together after 9/11. This time I am focused on the shadow of a butterfly, representing, in part, the freedom I enjoy to do what I want. But the “shadow” has greater meaning by itself–it lacks details when viewed alone much like President Trump’s practice of fabricating facts to fit an image that does not exist.

Published by 67steffen

My labels: grandfather, father, veteran, writer, poet, photographer and dreamer in pursuit of the meaning of life. Getting close, although I'm running out of time--probably why I'm so close.

Leave a Reply

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

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

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google 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 )

Connecting to %s

<span>%d</span> bloggers like this: