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Haiku: When the tree kissed me…

Early morning kiss My heart skips myriad beats What adulation   Each morning, when I step outside the front door of my house, I find the beautiful tree waiting for me; to kiss me good morning. I can't think of any other way Mother…

Haiku: The Perfect Match

sky with its colors birds with limitless skies what a perfect match A Haiku is a Japanese poem of seventeen syllables, in three lines of five, seven, and five; traditionally evoking images of the natural world Shared with:…

Haiku: Life, from the haunted house

I saw the tree swing From the cadaverous house Semblance of spirit   A Haiku is a Japanese poem of seventeen syllables, in three lines of five, seven, and five; traditionally evoking images of the natural world Shared with:…

Haiku – The Parrot on my Window

On my window sill, She sang sweetly night and day. Ah! Birdie poem... This Haiku is dedicated to the dozens of parrots who come to my house in India, seeking food; mornings and evenings. They come pretty early in the morning.…

#Haiku – The Missing Bird

Fear gripped the maiden, As she lay lifeless; mourning the abandoned cage... A Haiku is a Japanese poem of seventeen syllables, in three lines of five, seven, and five; traditionally evoking images of the natural world Shared with: Haiku…

Haiku – Bliss

As she reflected On terra firma; she was... One with universe! A Haiku is a Japanese poem of seventeen syllables, in three lines of five, seven, and five; traditionally evoking images of the natural world Shared with: Haiku Horizons -…

Haiku – Cheetah

Innocent disguise, Black spots, expeditious pace, Deceptive, cute cat! We were on a road trip to the Smokies with the family and throughout the drive my 5 year old nephew could not stop talking about the Cheetah and its fast…

Haiku: Ambrosia

Sat on the daisy Sucking the nectar of life She was set to fly A Haiku is a Japanese poem of seventeen syllables, in three lines of five, seven, and five; traditionally evoking images of the natural world Shared with: Haiku…

Haiku: Torrential Rains

"Mind it" said thunder But lightning struck so fiercely... Skies wept aloud! A Haiku is a Japanese poem of seventeen syllables, in three lines of five, seven, and five; traditionally evoking images of the natural world Shared with: Haiku…

Haiku: Spring is here

Stunning spring season Snow vanishes, buds appear... ah! welcome relief! So many things happen during our evening walk. Last evening, when we were busy walking and talking, suddenly something caught my attention and…

Haiku – Necrosis

After a full life Safe beneath the blue blanket She finally lay A Haiku is a Japanese poem of seventeen syllables, in three lines of five, seven, and five; traditionally evoking images of the natural world Shared with:…

Haiku – Ancient Tale

So goes the story Lion and rat, hand in hand... What a leap of faith! A Haiku is a Japanese poem of seventeen syllables, in three lines of five, seven, and five; traditionally evoking images of the natural world Shared…

Sparkling cobweb

Misty cold morning Dew drops on spider’s abode Dazzling diamonds A Haiku is a Japanese poem of seventeen syllables, in three lines of five, seven, and five; traditionally evoking images of the natural world Shared with:…

Monkey business

Swinging through forests The ultimate nemesis Mischievous monkey A Haiku is a Japanese poem of seventeen syllables, in three lines of five, seven, and five; traditionally evoking images of the natural world Shared with:…

Haiku – Snow to Spring

Seasonal changes! Fast evaporating snow... Beckons blooming spring A Haiku is a Japanese poem of seventeen syllables, in three lines of five, seven, and five; traditionally evoking images of the natural world Shared…

Kaleidoscope

Submerged underneath Silver precipitation Motley emerges A Haiku is a Japanese poem of seventeen syllables, in three lines of five, seven, and five; traditionally evoking images of the natural world …

Live, don’t just exist

“Slow down,” said the snail; “Stop, smell the fragrant red rose, Breathe, live life purely!” A Haiku is a Japanese poem of seventeen syllables, in three lines of five, seven, and five; traditionally evoking images of…

Haiku – Moon about

Moonlit starry nights Mind wanders listlessly as Sleep evades my eyes A Haiku is a Japanese poem of seventeen syllables, in three lines of five, seven, and five; traditionally evoking images of the natural world Shared…

Reaching Euphoria

When life hits nadir Spend a moment with nature Experience bliss A Haiku is a Japanese poem of seventeen syllables, in three lines of five, seven, and five; traditionally evoking images of the natural world Shared with…

Keep it real

Walking on hot sands, Blistering feet taught lessons... Taste of the real world! A Haiku is a Japanese poem of seventeen syllables, in three lines of five, seven, and five; traditionally evoking images of the natural world…

Adulation

Captivating smile Her fluttering eyelashes In love at first sight A Haiku is a Japanese poem of seventeen syllables, in three lines of five, seven, and five; traditionally evoking images of the natural world Featured Image…

Winter skies

Looked up at the sky To find brightness, warmth! instead, Found incandescence... This Haiku is inspired by the blazing and cold winter skies. Whenever I look up at the sky in the hope of finding the sun and a bright warm day,…

The Journey

I sat on the ship On the great harbour of life What a high speed cruise! A Haiku is a Japanese poem of seventeen syllables, in three lines of five, seven, and five; traditionally evoking images of the natural world Shared…

In Love

Securely ensconced Your warm breath on me, zephyr Season of romance A Haiku is a Japanese poem of seventeen syllables, in three lines of five, seven, and five; traditionally evoking images of the natural world Featured Image:…