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Lanky sunflowers (haibun)

Well, I am so far behind, I’m breathless trying to catch up. Chèvrefeuille has started a WordPress blog called CarpeDiemHaikuKaiFamily.  Well, this is already Prompt #4 Sunflower, so better late than never. 211 more words


Dark O'Clock

It’s three or four in the morning, and I dream someone has rung the bell and rung it again and I think, I can’t answer the door; I’m in my underwear… 105 more words


Noir Perspective

Nightly Gloaming,

Oracular Glimpse.

Ironic Glance,

Representational Image.


Cryptic pictures representing each evening at dusk. See how they weep in the shadows ? Gather the fallen pieces and stack them up by the door. 110 more words


My thoughts on Advice giving (haibun)

Advice Giving


Live life

explore options

best advice


days pass

nightfall comforts

stars will always shine

written for Mindlovemiserys Menagerie Prompt #65

What have I got to say about advice? 1,161 more words


Departed soul (haibun) In memory of Bruno

Yesterday marked one week that a friend and colleague died, Sunday morning, July 20th. I wrote a series of haiku/senryû, last week with the vivid image of Bruno when I last saw him mid May of this year. 597 more words


In the looking glass world –a haibun

Often these days I like to get away from the world of ego driving strivings and competitions about who has the most stuff, the best stuff, the newest stuff and the shiniest stuff. 399 more words


New Year's Fun (haibun) (CarpeDiem #526 Issa (5), "New Year's Writing")

Credits: Japanese Fireworks

It is a Japanese custom to write with a writing brush on the second day of the year.

New Year’s Eve was always a special time for me as an older child. 350 more words