Adult Sea Otter (Enhydra lutris)  in Morro Bay, CA

Image by mikebaird via Flickr

Otter, back-floating

drifting along sunbathing–

flips and disappears.

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  1. Lovely – you capture their nonchalance and cheekiness in so few words.


  2. Thanks, bluebee! They are cheeky aren’t they–and so fun to watch.


  3. lovely haiku and an adorable picture!


  4. this is so cute Bodhirose…even the picture I can feel how you came off of it as I see the otter flipping….enjoy as well(+) 🙂
    soulbro*xo —{–@


  5. They can disappear in an instant–I love to see them. I’m glad you liked this… xoxo


  6. I love otters. they are very cute animals. this is a splendid haiku gayle.
    loved it
    lots of love


  7. I like this cute being and I love how you “treat” him here..
    Greetings with my joined palms- I feel so much power, simplicity and the virtue to balance both.. Thanks for sharing this- I feel so refreshed..

    I always read beyond the words- here, your words speak beyond their meaning and hence I feeling so affected.. Super sweet one Gayle- xox


  8. We love otters. This is sweet. You haiku are so well done. A gift to us.



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