Tag Archives: Sounds

Internal Noise

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub:  Sound Off! – Quadrille #33  (posted by Victoria) – “sound” There are sounds no one can hear, except you. Plunge–your stomach sinking when you hear bad news. Ba-boom, Ba-boom–your rapid heart beats when in love. … Continue reading

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fragments and phrases

Written for:  Carpe Diem Universal Jane #17 fragment and phrase This episode I love to ask you all to create haiku (or tanka) in which you use the fragment and phrase theory as stated by Jane Reichhold, just to honor … Continue reading

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SSh Ding!

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2017 Challenge – Day 6 Write a poem about a sound. Ssh ding! Ssh ding! What is that constant noise that destroys my peace? Ssh ding! Ssh ding! How can I eradicate a sound bound … Continue reading

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Written for:  Carpe Diem #1147 – Ise Shrine The Ise Grand Shrine, located in the city of Ise, Mie Prefecture of Japan, is a Shinto shrine dedicated to the sun goddess Amaterasu. Officially known simply as Jingū, Ise Jingū is … Continue reading

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Beginning Music

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1099, Symphony #3 by Louise Farrenc early morning the first sun beams cherish my body she awakens too my sunshine, my cooling summer rain, she the one I will love forever © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here … Continue reading

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“Six Japanese Gardens”

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1095 Six Japanese Gardens by Kaija Saariaho gurgling valley stream can’t resist your lovely song – shadow of a Carp © Chèvrefeuille Here is my attempt: a gong sounds tiger lilies raise their heads in Japanese … Continue reading

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Poetry Reading

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1067 poetry reading book of poems on each page fingerprints of a soul © Jane Reichhold listen leaves are whispering haiku © Chèvrefeuille (Santoka Taneda’s “free-style”) on the beach I read my haiku aloud seagulls cry … Continue reading

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Written for:  Carpe Diem #1018 Temple bell “The temple bell stops but I still hear the sound coming out of the flowers.” ~  Matsuo Basho   http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.nl/

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“whitecaps on the bay”

Written for:  Carpe Diem Special #213, “Whitecaps on the Bay” by Richard Wright Write a poem in the same tone, sense, and spirit as: Whitecaps on the bay: A broken signboard banging In the April wind. © Richard Wright Here is … Continue reading

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Written for:  Carpe Diem Special #212 Joyce Lorenson’s 4th “a glint of mica” As you all know the goal of the CD-Specials is to create a new haiku in the same tone, sense and spirit as the one given.  a … Continue reading

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