Tag Archives: Dance

gust of wind

Written for:  Carpe Diem Tan Renga Challenge Month (Second Edition), May 2017 #1 on a gust of wind “For this first episode I have chosen a haiku crafted by myself and your task is to create the second (two-lined stanza, … Continue reading

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Dance

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1091, Sonata in E, Op. 1/3 by Cecelia Maria Barthelemon fragile beauty caresses the young flowers a blue butterfly © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here is my attempt: they dance to spring whirling and weaving through trees … Continue reading

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Completing A Haiku

Written for:  Carpe Diem “Make the Haiku Complete”-encore, just for fun The goal of this feature is to make the haiku complete which I am giving you. This time I made it a little bit more difficult, because I will give … 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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Blossoms

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1050, Blossoms knotted fragrance on spring bare branches blossoms cloud blossoms brush strokes between clusters story-telling branch silence in the blind wind’s dance blossoms moonlight among blossoming trees a white parasol silence the blossoms dance © Jane … Continue reading

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“silence”

Written for:  Carpe Diem Tan Renga Challenge Month May 26th:  “silence” by Jane Reichhold silence in the blind wind’s dance blossoms                                       … Continue reading

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“deep in snowdrift”

Written for:  Carpe Diem Tan Renga Challenge Month May 12th: “snowdrift” by Ese deep in snowdrift I wrap my arms around tree last dance before spring                         © Ese joyous … Continue reading

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May I Have This Dance?

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub, Octain Refrain In December of 2010, Luke invented a form called the Octain, full name Octain Refrain. I recall enjoying working with the rhyme and meter and the results it gave me. Here’s how it … Continue reading

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Orange

Written for:  Carpe Diem Theme Week #2 Color Your Life — Orange Orange is a very strong color associated with creative energy. Nature grows through the sun (orange?) and therefore I think we will all have a slight reference towards … Continue reading

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Happy Feet

Written for:  dVerse Poets – As The Cookie Crumbles (Chinese New Year) Today, I am presenting you all with some fortune strips – real ones pulled from random fortune cookies –  not computer generated fortune strips. Choose one of the … Continue reading

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