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“leafless tree”

Written for:  Carpe Diem’s Leafless Tree #3 Morikawa Kyoroku, one of Basho’s disciples This time I have chosen for one of Basho’s ten most important disciples, Morikawa Kyoroku (1656-1715). Here are a few haiku written by Kyoroku: ah! morning glories … Continue reading

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quilt

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1536 Autumn … the season “This month, November 2018, all our prompts will have something to do with autumn and that means classical and non-classical kigo (seasonwords) and haiku, to inspire you, by the five greatest haiku … Continue reading

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Renga with H.F. Noyes

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1523 H.F. Noyes’ … rusty toy truck (Renga With …) “This episode I love to challenge you all to create a renga together with H.F. Noyes as we do in that special feature “Renga With …” I … Continue reading

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small surprises

Written for:   Carpe Diem Weekend Meditation #52 Tagore’s “Last Curtain” “Welcome at our last weekend meditation of September 2018. I have another beautiful poem by Rabindranath Tagore to challenge you. As all the weekend meditations were this month. You have … Continue reading

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“clouds and waves”

Written for:  Carpe Diem Tan Renga Challenge September 2018 Chained Together III (12) This haiku is written by Dolores: clouds and waves carry my dreams away tugging my anchor                          … Continue reading

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sweet scent

Written for:  Carpe Diem Weekend Meditation #50 – Rabindraneth Tagore’s “where shadow chases light”  “At the start of this month I told you that every weekend meditation would be a “Carpe Diem Distillation” episode, in that special feature the goal is … Continue reading

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“grasses wilt”

Written for:  Carpe Diem Tan Renga Challenge September 2018 Chained Together III (7) grasses wilt Here is the haiku to work with: grasses wilt: the braking locomotive grinds to a halt.                      … Continue reading

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apple

Written for:  Carpe Diem’s Tan Renga Challenge September 2018 Chained Together III (6) an apple, alone One apple, alone in the abandoned orchard reddens for winter Ⓒ Patrick Blanche (Tr. Michael R. Burch) http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.com/  

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“clouds and waves”

Written for:  Carpe Diem’s Weekend Meditation #49 – “clouds and waves” by  Rabindranath Tagore Welcome at a new CDHK Weekend Meditation. As you know this month all the Weekend Meditations are a kind of “distillations”. What does that mean? Well I … Continue reading

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“temple bell”

Written for:   Carpe Diem’s Tan Renga Challenge September 2018 Chained Together III (5) “temple bell stops” So today our TRC episode has a twist. What kind of twist? Well … I will give you the 2nd (two-lined) stanza of approximately … Continue reading

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