Tag Archives: Winter

winter forest

Written for:  Carpe Diem’s Crossroads #6 A Leafless Tree (Soseki Natsume) “Welcome at a new episode of our special feature “crossroads” in which I challenge you to create a “fusion” haiku from two haiku given.” the crow has flown away: swaying … Continue reading

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Winter Movements

Written for:  Hedgewitch’s Flash 55! Greetings and welcome to another Friday 55, the forum where we remember the legacy of a man named Galen Hayes who, with humor and kindness, touched the lives of everyone who came to play his … Continue reading

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Stormy

Written for:  Haiku Horizons – “hail” stormy winter raged hail hit hard when they played Hail to the Chief https://haikuhorizons.wordpress.com/

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winter/summer

Written for:  Carpe Diem Weekend-Meditation #21 Out Of The Box #3 Chōka and Sedōka (Winter / Summer) The task is to create a Winter poem and a Summer poem, but you have to use the Chōka or the Sedōka form. The … Continue reading

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promise

Written for:  Haiku Horizons – “moon” on a winter day pale shadow of circle promise of moon https://haikuhorizons.wordpress.com/

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gown of silver

Written for:  Haiku Horizons – “star” midnight sky shimmers clear cold mid-winter night in silver sequins https://haikuhorizons.wordpress.com/

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Walking Dogs In The Cold

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Fussy Little Forms:  Chained Rhyme (posted by Marian) “Today we will revisit a form introduced in the Garden by Joy a few years ago and enjoyed by many: CHAINED RHYME. I don’t … Continue reading

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Shame in the City

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub Open Link Night #211 (posted by Grace) Tenants in the Bronx are tortured by chill ill winds outside and in. Families, elderly, ailing, boil water in large pots to warm a tiny spot on kitchen … Continue reading

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Winter Thistle

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Poetics:  Photography by Sharon Knight (posted by Mish) “Sharon has kindly given us permission to borrow her images at sunearthsky.com for our poetic muse today. Please give proper image credit to her work.” Icicle … Continue reading

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Lemon Drop

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Fuyu No Tsuki–Winter Moon–dVerse Haibun Monday  (posted by Victoria) “For our Haibun prompt today, I have chosen the Japanese Kigo, Fuyu No Tsuki—winter moon. There is a distinct quality to the effect of the moon when … Continue reading

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