Campsis Radicans

(the best place for a bee)

a cathedral 
the ceiling 
incandescent tangerine 
webbed with translucent veins
in liminal reds 
and oranges

this cocooning space 
clad coolly 
in rubber-like sheaths 
opening full
impetuous lips
to the tossing blue

here
the bee's
humble palace

Reposted from January 12, 2021 for Miz Quickly’s “Best Place” Prompt

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