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Dead mullein stalks, poking out of snow, northern New Mexico

first rooster crowing
yet still the mountain meadow
remains unperturbed

Text and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher… 7 more words

Carpe Diem

left behind (haiga)

daily ritual
rushing off work
pets not allowed
stricken with grief
lies in wait for her mistress
dreaming of mice

© Tournesol ’15


Carpe Diem Haiku *Meadow*

There’s no similiar feeling to the walking barefoot through a meadow on a summer morning when everything around is just waking up. The glistening dew drops, softly bending the blades of grass. 89 more words


no street lights (tanka / haiga)

no street lights
along this crumbling sidewalk –
just my jagged breaths
the ghosts of autumn
gossip in the night

Carpe Diem Tanka Shrine: No Street Lights


Whispering Words

Whispering Words                                          2015©art by isadora

Ernesto Cortazar – Orchidea

Word Snap Weekly: Flowers of the World

Word Snap Weekly is a unique challenge, designed to inspire creativity from… 52 more words


this way (haiga / tanka)

Version One

which way?  
a ripple of tree roots
emerges from ice
no intentions to decipher:
only thirst

Version Two

this way: 
a ripple of tree roots… 33 more words