Maypoles

 

 

 

Spring rains bring flowers
Woven garlands and ribbons
Maypoles beckon

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© by rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011

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About becca givens

Becca is an artist, poet, and animal communicator. She delights in cooking, nurturing, and sharing a rich spiritual life with others on the Path.
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12 Responses to Maypoles

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  3. honeyhaiku says:

    Becca, I have been out of town, sorry for the delay in response.

    This is a lovely piece. What memories are made in youth!

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  4. vivinfrance says:

    A lovely tradition remembered in your gentle senryu. Thank you.

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  5. Pat Cegan says:

    As a child, I loved May Day when we danced around the May Pole. Wonder if kids still do this. Lovely poem and lovely picture, Becca. hugs, pat

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  6. ladynimue says:

    Now am curious to know more of maypoles ! nice haiku though 🙂

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  7. TRISHA says:

    i am not familliar with maypole but loved the pic and the haiku. both are gorgeous.

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  8. My former husband was a Morris dancer here in the States, and we always used to Maypole on the first of May. This picture, its children, the quaintness of the image, along with your well-chosen words, paint a portrait in words and visuals that is indelible. Truly lovely, Becca!
    Your new friend, Amy
    http://sharplittlepencil.wordpress.com/2011/05/12/quandary/

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  9. Renee says:

    Beautiful piece, Becca, and the photo is awesome and your words as though made for it at the time of its’ taking. Thank You!

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