Tag Archives: birds

Save Them

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Fukuroo Who? Who? Who? – Haibun Monday-White Owl (posted by Victoria) With a white whoosh of feathers, the snowy owl descends, hovering over unsuspecting voles and ground squirrels. Watching from its perch, the yellow … Continue reading

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riches

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1267 – Millionaire millionaire without the beauty of nature just poor (c) Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here is my attempt: beauty surrounds you radiant roses, bluebirds how rich you are! http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.nl/

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A Squared Tan Renga

Written for:  Carpe Diem’s Tan Renga Challenge weekend-meditation #1 raindrops “Tan Renga is a short renga created by two poets. The first stanza, 3 lines (hokku) and the second stanza, 2 lines (Ageku). The 2nd stanza you have to create … Continue reading

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Mourning Doves

Written for:  Haiku Horizons – “post” Two mourning doves coo and snuggle together on a fence post https://haikuhorizons.wordpress.com/  

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Patience

Written for:  Carpe Diem Writing and Enjoying Haiku #3 classical haiku In the last episode of “Writing and Enjoying Haiku” you had to create haiku without rules, this time, I love to challenge you to create haiku following the rules, … Continue reading

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A Summer Afternoon

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub Open Link 199 – and summer break (Posted by Bjorn) A light summer breeze cooling my arms, under shade of tree Lounging on chair or canopied swing whose sway lifts my hair, while finches sing. … Continue reading

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Spring Songs

Written for:  Carpe Diem Tan Renga Challenge Month 2017 #14 Springtime (Kikaku) Here is our new “hokku” to work with and create a Tan Renga. This “hokku” is by one of Basho’s students, Kikaku. Springtime in Edo, Not a day … Continue reading

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fragments and phrases

Written for:  Carpe Diem Universal Jane #17 fragment and phrase This episode I love to ask you all to create haiku (or tanka) in which you use the fragment and phrase theory as stated by Jane Reichhold, just to honor … Continue reading

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Musical

Written for:  The Twiglets #22 – the house sings bluejays and robins ’round my windows– house musical  

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Hi Neighbor,

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Fireblossom Friday : Corvid and sit a while. As most of you know, a group of crows is called a “murder” of crows. Crows are often used in literature and films to convey … Continue reading

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