Tag Archives: trees

“bare branches”

Written for:  Carpe Diem Weekend Meditation #31 Troiku … “bare branches” Here is the haiku from which you have to create a Troiku: bare branches a painting against the blue sky leaves under my feet © Yozakura, the Wandering Spirit Here … Continue reading

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seeds

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1383 – Moses (Musa) clouds fighting a spring wind is raging through nature © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here is my attempt: seeds of fruit trees blown by wind storms and rain, grow in another land http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.nl/

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From A Japanese Maple

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Wordy Thursday with WildWoman – The Tree Sisters    (posted by Sherry) “There is a women’s movement rising all over the world. Guided by Clare Dubois and her Board of Directors, in the … Continue reading

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water, water

Written for:  The Twiglets #54 – “water, water” water, water, Quick! I’m melting tranquil waters where trees grow in reflection land cracks where water fears to tread water, water, croaked the dying plant https://thetwiglets.wordpress.com/

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White on Blue

Written for:  Poets United – Poetry Pantry #382 (posted by Mary) White on blue, trees freeze in place, limbs list in weighted snow. Fog enshrouds bridge and sky, creating bridge to appear as a ghostly floating oasis able to disappear in mid-air. … Continue reading

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Save Them

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Fukuroo Who? Who? Who? – Haibun Monday-White Owl (posted by Victoria) With a white whoosh of feathers, the snowy owl descends, hovering over unsuspecting voles and ground squirrels. Watching from its perch, the yellow … Continue reading

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After

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Fussy Little Forms:  Rondelet “Today I offer to you the very definition of a Fussy Little Form, the RONDELET. The rondelet is a short French poetry form featuring a strict rhyme and … Continue reading

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Twisted Bark

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1252 New Forest by Jackie Ley faint purple new forest celebrated © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here is my attempt: from twisted bark pink shoots of life http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.nl/

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Forest Renewal

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Nature:  Her Words Captivate the form Nature reveals to you: animate, inanimate. “Just living is not enough….one must have sunshine, freedom and a little flower.” — Hans Christian Andersen Traveling in Oregon, a sadness overcame … Continue reading

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Matsuyama City

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1161, Matsuyama City, birthplace of Shiki A wonderful “natural” bridge. This wooden bridge is all covered with green leaved bushes and makes it one with nature like a chameleon. Shiki was a master in using the … Continue reading

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