Tag Archives: Inspired by another poem

“autumn lamplight”

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1544 autumn lamplight (aki no hi) “Autumn … in my opinion, the most beautiful season and today I love to challenge you to create haiku, tanka or other Japanese poetry form with the given classical kigo, … Continue reading

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If You

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – “All in November’s Soaking Mist” (posted by Sanaa) “Pablo Neruda was born on 12th July,1904, in Parral, Chile. His poems can be described as subtle and elegant, as well as being vigorous … Continue reading

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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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