Tag Archives: Haiku

“a mile wide”

Written for:  The Twiglets #140 – “a mile wide” They stood together, the distance between them a mile wide. In terms of miles, she could only see them as linear. each felt lost, lonely divided by the sea a mile … Continue reading

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yarrow

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1722  Yarrow . . . “The Yarrow (or Achillea millefolium), is a flowering plant in the family Asteraceae. It is native to temperate regions of the Northern Hemisphere in Asia, Europe, and North America. It has … Continue reading

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canna lily

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1721 Canna Lily “This month we are creating a bouquet of field flowers and today I have another nice flower for you, which not always is seen in wild nature, but often in gardens, but it … Continue reading

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zinnia

Written for: Carpe Diem #1720 Zinnia winter’s twilight zone first colors in the backyard zinnias are blooming © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here is my attempt:   in her living room beautiful art abounds pop art zinnia http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.com/

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“brown salty skin”

Written for:  The Twiglets #139 – “brown salty skin” a pretzel with salt out of the ocean her brown skin gleaming wet a taste of salt I remember an old stuffed brown bunny with one eye missing, named Salty. He … Continue reading

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eye

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1717 Sunflowers bruised sunflower it bowed its head to deep – departure of summer in the light of dawn sunflowers reach to the blue sky praising their Creator © Chèvrefeuille (our host) And a last one … Continue reading

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glow

Written for:  The Twiglets #138 – “glow in the dark” I remember black light posters that glowed in the dark.   If teeth, false or not, glow in the dark you’ve used too much whitener.   midnight sky pin pricks … Continue reading

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guards

Written for:  Carpe Diem Weekend Meditation #95 Quest for a new masterpiece … sunflowers in my garden sunflowers bow their heads in honor of the sun only sunflowers those beautiful little suns in my garden By Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here … Continue reading

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mid-summer rain

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1708 mid-summer rain, (classical kigo) “Midsummer rain (samidare). The Japanese says ‘Fifth Month rain’, based on the lunar calendar. Rather than translate ‘Fifth Month’ as May, since the Gregorian month is really June, we use the … Continue reading

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moonlight swim

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1703 skinny dipping in the moonlight after the heat skinny dipping with the one I love she … the full summer moon © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here is my attempt: moon sweeps ocean turning purple as … Continue reading

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