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Gust

Written for:  Chèvrefeuille’s Gift #6 gust of wind I love to challenge you to complete a haiku with only a given first line and to challenge you a little bit more I love to ask you to create a troiku … Continue reading

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Flame

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1232 abstract autumn (unknown artist) yellow, red, orange and deep purple dance © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here is my attempt: flames edged in blue yellow and orange sunbursts first act of Fall’s play http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.nl/

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Queen of Autumn

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Flash 55+ Optional:  Consider the art of Romain de Tirtoff a.k.a. Erté. I am free falling in feathers of mountainous mums, tendrils tickling, entangling themselves in my tresses of gold. I am … Continue reading

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Echo of Broken Words

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #304 Words:  whistle, prints, echo, thread, ring, apart, wheel, broken, gnaws, fall, touch Echo of your broken words rings in hollow tones, whistle-threads that tangle, and gnaw at my insides. Like a damaged wheel … Continue reading

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Matto

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1159 Matto, birthplace of Chiyo-Ni Today we are visiting the birthplace of the most famous female haiku poet ever, Chiyo-Ni (1703-1775). ‘Chiyo-Ni is most known for her haiku about Morning Glory for example this one, her … Continue reading

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autumn willow

Written for:  Carpe Diem Imagination With Paul Militaru #5, Autumn Willow alongside the path fresh water flows, and in the willow’s shade just for a little while would I take my ease.. © Saigyo (1118-1190) one patch of a rice field … Continue reading

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Maples

Written for:  Carpe Diem Special (3rd guest) Herman van Rompuy’s 3rd Write a poem in the same sense, tone, and spirit as: birds in concert one sings above all others I don’t know its name © Herman van Rompuy (taken from: … Continue reading

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“river song”

Written for:  Carpe Diem Universal Jane #3, Riversong riversong wind blown from autumn trees a stream of gold                                   © Jane Reichhold puddles bubble in center … Continue reading

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A Brief Flash

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle#270 Words:  mimic, line, fade, state, limit, park, spin, insulate, kick, flash, rim, flip Sun flashes, lighting up trees in parks, a spinning wheel of autumn’s threads ’til it fades in shadow, and outlines a … Continue reading

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In order of words

Written for:  Carpe Diem Full Circle #1-2016 I will give you twelve (12) words (for every ”hour”) one word. The goal is to write haiku using the words as given in the clockwise way. Here are the twelve words you … Continue reading

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