Category Archives: Haiku/Senryu

Long Dark Night

Long dark night Sleeping under stars Glistening tears ______________________________________________ © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2015 Advertisements

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Whispering Refrain

  Whispering refrain Wind announces Fairies Ball Queen dons rainbow crown ______________________________________________ © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2015

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Small Stone – 1-26-2015

Winter chills nightfall Silver sheen of slivered moon Blue-eyed husky sleeps ______________________________________________ © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2015 What are small stones? A small stone is a short piece of writing (any style) that … Continue reading

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Small Stone – 1-9-2015

At sunset Violet pink light bathes White cat’s bed ______________________________________________ © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2015 What are small stones? A small stone is a short piece of writing (any style) that precisely captures … Continue reading

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Small Stone – 1-8-2015

At daybreak Twilight wakes rooster Teal mug waits ______________________________________________ © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2015 What are small stones? A small stone is a short piece of writing (any style) that precisely captures a … Continue reading

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Empty Bedlam

Mentally empty Bedlam of fluctuations Hurricane brewing ______________________________________________ © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2015 This week’s prompt: Empty and Bedlam

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Sunday Trees – 162

Angels holding space Assisting with transformation Seed of peace planted   Previous:    Sunday Trees ______________________________________________ © by rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2014

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Quiet Chaos

In chaos Quiet courage quelled Deep ravine Emmy Givens (EmmaDell Mendoza Givens) August 2, 1920 – December 13, 2014 (my mother) To read about her full journey on MIA ______________________________________________ © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 … Continue reading

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In the Falling Snow – Carpe Diem Special

Carpe Diem Special Challenge: Compose an all new haiku in the same spirit as Richard Wright’s “in the falling snow” In the falling snow A laughing boy holds out his palms Until they are white ~~~~~~~~~~~ Glittering us white Flurries … Continue reading

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First Snow – Time Glass

  “Time Glass” – “I will challenge you again to write a haiku within 24 hours.  For this Time Glass episode I challenge you to write an “extreme” Haibun, but now you use a maximum of 100 words, including the haiku.  … Continue reading

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Skipping Stone

Mirrored reflection Multicolored kaleidoscope Skipping stone ripples ______________________________________________ © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2014

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Autumn Sunlight – Time Glass

“Time Glass” – “I will challenge you again to write a haiku within 12 hours.  A haiku which is inspired on a photo and a prompt.  Today this prompt is Autumn Sunlight.” ~~~~~~~~~ Autumn sunlight Transitions flamboyant leaves Trees tall … Continue reading

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