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Snow showers (Haibun)

April 15, 2014 at 16:00 rain turns into huge wet snowflakes. Strong winds continue so instead of getting splattered in my face trying to feed the parking metre, I shall only have to contend with wet snow. 615 more words


Flo sits with gnarled hands hanging limply in her lap. The last shift is over. No need to polish the lamp. She sighs and rests her swollen feet on the ottoman.

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Stage Lights

Dress rehearsal, first production, the five and six year-olds see the stage set-up for the first time, the props, the scenery. Songs forgotten, they go around touching things. 55 more words


Flat Lands, Western Queensland

The earth to the right and the earth to the left
is bare dirt, cracked clay, dark soil powdered to dust.
Only the skeletons of animals break the soft dull grey. 79 more words


Eros - Haibun Thinking

AnElephantCant always be static
He still has a hankering to roam
But sitting here in Edinburgh Airport
In his mind there’s just one thought
In a few hours he will happily be home… 294 more words

Daft Rhymes

Seeking a saviour

Ligo Haibun Challenge – word prompt Saviour/Savior

People look for a saviour in all kinds of places. When I was at uni I wrote a paper on comic book super heroes being modern day representations of the saviour archetype – latter day JC’s in tights if you will. 235 more words


Bamboo Spring ~ #007 April 2014 - Haiga/Haibun Phoneography Challenge: Macro (plus) NaPoWriMo

Finding Bamboo Spring

I’m not sure why I’ve been attracted to bookmarks. the interest goes back years. I periodically return to creating them as well as gathering them. 532 more words

Rick Daddario