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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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Fresh Snow

Written for:  Carpe Diem #897, Snow Viewing the first snow emptying itself to its last flake– the moon above bamboo © Yosa Buson giant snowflakes bring to the window adult faces © Jane Reichhold Newly fallen snow too pure to mark … Continue reading

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Snow Flowers

Written for:  On The Trail With Basho … Encore #15 flower-like snowflakes This week I have a nice haiku by Basho to inspire you which he wrote in winter 1687. polished again the mirror is as clear as flower-like snowflakes … Continue reading

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Drifts

Written for:  Carpe Diem #851 Messenger of the Gods (wind) Maybe you know the prayer-flags in Tibet, they all have a color with a deeper meaning, and they are used to send the prayers on the shoulder of the wind … Continue reading

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First Snow

Written for:  Carpe Diem #624, Snow White ground First snow falls silently Earth’s winter blanket http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.nl/

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