An excellent start to the year.
|Marbled Beauty (Cryphia domestica)|
However, show a moth to a writer of haiku (that precise and condensed form of poetic expression) and other possibilities arise.
The haiku below (written for the Marbled Beauty moth above) is by Billy Collins (American Poet Laureate 2001-2003) and is one of a number written specially for a project with The Laurence Sterne Trust.
In your grey and white
wings, is there one face
or one for every viewer?