Stroll





Stroll with grandmother
Sentimental spring journey
Pinkest buttercups




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Image Credit

© rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2012




Spring





The April Heights
 3-5-3 or 5-7-5 Form

Day 29
Prompt 141
Poet’s Choice

Celebrating April as Poetry Month!

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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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20 Responses to Stroll

  1. I just knew that your lovely haiku was a very personal one…

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  2. granbee says:

    Those pink buttercups that refused to all be mowed down were great favorites with my grandmother! Lovely haiku!

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    • becca givens says:

      I use to walk with my grandmother to church … whenever we passed buttercups, I HAD to pick a few to smell, and always ended up with a yellow nose. It was such fun and a wonderful memory of times shared between us!!! In hindsight … I guess she would have been close to my age now!! Oh MY!!! 😀

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  3. I wish my grandmother was still here to stroll with… (oops, 5-7-7 this week!)

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  4. zongrik says:

    i love to stroll in spring

    spring haiku and tanka

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  5. tara tyler says:

    sweetness!
    i like butter =)

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  6. kkkkaty says:

    I can add that your haiku is original, melancholy a bit..soft

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  7. A lovely scene you set.

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  8. irene says:

    What a lovely stroll.

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  9. elleceef says:

    A lovely haiku and picture. Thank you. Sentimental journeys are sweet.

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  10. magicalmysticalteacher says:

    Always good to journey with you, Becca—and today with grandmother too!

    A haibun, Honey for My Soul

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  11. Sentimental spring journey. loved it.

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  12. Cynosure says:

    aaahhh…that was fantastic one…felt too good while reading it…thanks… 🙂

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  13. Such gentle enticement to take a stroll….Let us walk and remember

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  14. tigerbrite says:

    Lovely memories. I’ve never seen a pink buttercup either 🙂

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  15. Lovely photo ~ and excellent haiku ~ loving ~thanks, namaste, ^_^

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  16. Grace says:

    I would like to take that stroll too ~

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  17. Misky says:

    I’m with Viv, never seen one but would sure love to! Very sweet poem.

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  18. vivinfrance says:

    A lovely one. I’ve never seen a pink buttercup.

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  19. Rallentanda says:

    Wistful and nostalgic.

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