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Unmelted Snow

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1187 unmelted snow (yuki no hate / zansetsu) winter departure the last snow covers cherry blossoms ah! that fragility © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here is my attempt: cloud on a sidewalk dotted with spots of darkness … Continue reading

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Kashiwabara

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1158, Kashiwabara – birthplace of Kobayashi Issa Kobayashi Issa (1763 – 1828) was a Japanese poet and lay Buddhist priest of the Jōdo Shinshū sect known for his haiku poems and journals. He is better known … Continue reading

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Socks

Written for the Twiglets, Twiglet #5 – Cold Radiator Snow-soaked socks hang from a cold radiator, ice crystals remain on toes. Where will I put my mittens to dry? “A twiglet is a short phrase. Or a word. Maybe two. … Continue reading

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Winter Night

Written for: Carpe Diem #1106, Symphony No. 11, The Winter by Joachim Raff a winter night white sky meets white ground, lights blaze heading for home http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.nl/

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Snow Fun

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1105 Christmas Oratorio: Cantata #1 BWV 248 – Mov. 1/9 by J.S. Bach racing through thick snow his legs have disappeared dachshund with white nose http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.nl/

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“promise in red clouds”

Written for:  Carpe Diem Special #221 – Candy’s showcase first “promise in red clouds pray for rain upon this thirsty patch of terra promise in red clouds butterfly follows the scent and hue of flowers feast on zinnia flock of … Continue reading

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Tiny Holes

Written for:  Carpe Diem Tanka Splendor #19, Teika’s 7th Tanka Writing Technique “clever treatment” (prompt:  fragile beauty) Clever treatment, a witty or ingenious treatment of a conventional topic The style must have been popular because Teika gave 31 poems in … Continue reading

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Silence of Snow

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1038 snow The quote for today is from “Alice In Wonderland” by Lewis Caroll. “I wonder if the snow loves the trees and fields, that it kisses them so gently? And then it covers them up … Continue reading

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“first autumn morning”

Written for:  Carpe Diem Tan Renga Challenge #101 “first autumn morning” by Murakami Kijo First autumn morning the mirror I stare into shows my father’s face.                            © … Continue reading

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Snowflakes by Moonlight

Written for:  Carpe Diem #904, Kazahana (snowflakes) snowflakes cover the red roses on a new grave © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here is my attempt: In the moonlight deep winter chills the air blue snowflakes http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.nl/

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