Tag Archives: Haiku

Wordle Haiku

Written for:  Carpe Diem Gift #1 Full Circle-“New Life” The goal is to use twelve (12) words to create four (4) haiku. These haiku you have to create following the numbers 1 to 12, for example … for your first haiku … Continue reading

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Heartbeats

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1190 spring wind (supuringu waindo) cherry blossoms looking so fragile in the moonlight – ah! the spring breeze © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here is my attempt: gentle fluttering sound of scattered petals tiny blossom heartbeats http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.nl/

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Unmelted Snow

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1187 unmelted snow (yuki no hate / zansetsu) winter departure the last snow covers cherry blossoms ah! that fragility © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here is my attempt: cloud on a sidewalk dotted with spots of darkness … Continue reading

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Croaking

Written for:  Carpe Diem #14, Universal Jane – Basho’s “Old Pond” an old pond a frog jumps into the sound of water © Basho (Tr. Jane Reichhold) You can see the haiku has the necessary fragment, (an old pond), and … Continue reading

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Moon Smile

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1186, Hazy Moon Perhaps the most common cause of haze is produced by water droplets in humid weather. Other kinds of particles like dust, soot or volcanic ash can produce different phenomena when the light from … Continue reading

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Mirage

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1185 mirage (miraajuu) In contrast to a hallucination, a mirage is a real optical phenomenon that can be captured on camera, since light rays are actually refracted to form the false image at the observer’s location. … Continue reading

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Unpredictable

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1184 – Spring Equinox In ancient Egypt Achnaton, a pharoh, promoted the One-God Religion of the Sun and in that religion the returning of the light was also an important issue. “fair weather by Spring’s Equinox” … Continue reading

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Written for:  Carpe Diem #1183 first day of spring (haruno saisho no hi) Write about spring in a classical haiku. on the scales Kyoto and Edo balanced in this spring of a thousand years a spring night: and with the … Continue reading

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Written for:  Carpe Diem #1182 drop of rain Ocean of droplets linked together as one power in unity http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.nl/

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Humble

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1169 humble unseen flowers between the oversized leaves – a humble haijin joy of writing for all the friends of Carpe Diem – makes me humble © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here is my attempt: just a … Continue reading

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