A Lovely Lizard

A lovely little lizard has been lounging on my front porch pillar lately.

She, whom I have taken to calling Lola, is a creature of gorgeous glowing green, with some cool aquatic colors around her eye.

I’m not sure how long lizards usually live, but I shall enjoy her company for as long as she hangs around.

About kathydoremus

Wife, mother, daughter, and friend. One who dabbles in writing, thinks in rhyme, and is utterly unable to escape the allure of alliteration:) Amateur nature photographer. A backyard bird watcher, a hiker of non-strenuous trails to waterfalls, and a fan of Atlanta sports teams. Driver of an orange Jeep Renegade who goes by the name of Earl. One who is nourished by silence, solitude, and a good cup of coffee. A lover of God’s Word and the riches that are hidden there. An extremely ordinary jar of clay who longs to see and be satisfied by the glory of God, and to somehow display that in my everyday life.
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6 Responses to A Lovely Lizard

  1. Jodi says:

    Lola is a beaut!

  2. jmcheney says:

    “Whatever Lola wants, Lola gets”; maybe Lola wants to be your House Genie. A Korean friend told me when a snake is found in a Korean home the whole house is honored by its presence. And the snake becomes their house genie. I hope “the sexy Lola, the darling of the season” (as Marlene Dietrich sang) sticks around your place all summer (eating tons of skeeters & flies). She is beautiful in her close-up.

  3. 1nmbirder says:

    I love the anole lizards. I remember enjoying them when I lived in Texas. We don’t have them in New Mexico. The males are fun to watch them puff out their red throat flap. I hope you have a long relationship with beautiful Lola. They can live for several years. 😊 I had one that got to know me and would come over and hang out at my feet while I sat outside reading.

  4. de Wets Wild says:

    What a beauty! The thousands of tiny scales are mesmerising!

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