Daily Archives: April 23, 2016

Drop of Rain

Written for:  Carpe Diem #959, rain/raindrops passing through the world indeed this is just Sogi’s rain shelter © Basho sweet perfume mingles with the sound of rain – a dog barks raindrops on bamboo shimmering in the sunlight little diamonds © … Continue reading

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Without Leaves

Written for:  Carpe Diem Theme Week 3: Magnolia Blossoms, haiku by Soseki Natsume; (3) ginkgo leaves are falling This week I will introduce haiku written by Soseki Natsume to you. when they strike the bell these gingko leaves are falling … Continue reading

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Mother Earth Honored

Written for:  NaPoWriMo – Day 22 Write a poem in honor of Earth Day. Important enough to have her own day, Mother Earth. If you keep in mind the worth of protecting her each day by not littering her surface, … Continue reading

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Stargaze

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2016 Challenge – Day 22 “Star ____”  Replace the blank with a word or phrase, make the new phrase the title of your poem, and then write your poem. A beautiful night to stargaze, early … Continue reading

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