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Haiku

Haiku: Waves

Misty horizon Waves lilt upon the wet sands Sunset, a soft glow 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: Glorious Summers

Colorful flowers Skies with myriad hues Just matter of time Just matter of time Longer daytime shorter nights Warm bright sunny days A Haiku is a Japanese poem of seventeen syllables, in three lines of five, seven, and five;…

Haiku – Friendly Spider

Three dimensional Friend philosopher and guide Spider in cobweb The 'three dimensional' analogy that I have used is based on an important characteristic of the cobweb - it is used to describe the three dimensional web of some…

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: 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 – 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 – 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…

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:…

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 …

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…

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…

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:…

Snow In

Like fleecy blankets Show nature's love in winters Cover me with thine 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:…

Nature’s Marvel

Delicate dewdrops Exquisitely set on leaves Like a string of pearls 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:…

Equilibrium

The sun and the moon Beaming dawn to darkling dusk Their balancing act 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:…

Deliberation

The astral skies Me under, thoughts abounding; Reflecting on life 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…

Sinister Night

Dead cold silent night Warning of harrowing times Shivers down my spine 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:…

A thing of beauty is a joy forever

Wilting tree between Picture of beauteous sky Everlasting bliss This Haiku is inspired by the stunning picture of the tree and the vivid sky in the background, which I took during our evening walk last week. A Haiku is…

Eternal Hope

Daybreak after dusk Light at end of the tunnel Hope springs eternal 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…

Ether

Astronomical Imposing vault of heaven Window to the 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 Shared with: Haiku…