Jaded





Jaded thoughts
Nix positive growth
Jolt of verve



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Note:  I love the color jade, and I enjoy the jade pieces I have to wear as well as the symbolism behind this ancient stone. So, although, I realize Bjorn Brudberg and Carpe Diem may have meant for the prompt to be more for the color of jade, or the significance of jade in symbolism, and/or spirituality … I could not help myself.  This is what popped up and my muse ran with it!! 😀

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Image Credit

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



Prompt:
Jade

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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 Jaded

  1. Pingback: Two Flaming Jades – Tanka – August 30, 2015 | Bastet and Sekhmet's Library

  2. I am glad you followed your muse, the poem is great and the photo is beautiful x

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  3. Hey becca that was great there… even I used the Jaded version of Jade in my haiku… so all cool I guess..
    Ta Tarun

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  4. artmusedog says:

    Wonderful haiku ~ love the ‘jaded’ use of the prompt ~ many ways to write haiku ~ Bravo to you ~ (A Creative Harbor) ^_^

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  5. Your muse knows where to lead you!

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  6. Crystal says:

    Jaded thoughts, jolt of verve… EXCELLENT!! I loved it! Lovely image too!!

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  7. brudberg says:

    Jade and jaded are almost juxtapositions. Nice use of the prompt.

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  8. Wabi Sabi says:

    Thoughtful words these. I enjoyed ‘verve’ and the image goes so well with your words. Well done.

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  9. 4joy says:

    when i think of ‘jaded’ individuals, i think of teenagers….they seem so world-weary

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    • becca givens says:

      It is unfortunate for many teenagers and other individuals as well … at times, the body can get bogged down with all the negative energy emitted around them and/or towards them. I think, taking a deep breath, and viewing life from a different perspective can give one that jolt of energy to turn things around. It is important for us, no matter how difficult things may become, to take a deep breath, and trust good will come from it all. Have a blessed weekend! 😀

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  10. Well done Becca. The prompts are just an inspiration source and you may use it as you wish. This haiku is really nice composed. Thank you for sharing.

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