Tag Archives: Senryu

Gypsies

  April 8th is International Romany Day.  In honor of this day, Hamish “Managua” Gunn of Today  is Carpe Diem Haiku Kai’s second “Ghost writer”.  Managua guides us into the world of the Roma people (the gypsies). I have to … Continue reading

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Artist – Mixed Media

  Pigment and brushes Graceful balance in motion Tai chi on paper Lost in color Swish and swirl Slow meditation in action Artist   Our host, Chèvrefeuille of Carpe Diem Haiku Kai introduces a new feature this month — Ghost … Continue reading

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Expectation

expecting change whether locked in or out through the door ______________________________________________ © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2014   Prompt: Expectation

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Dreams

dreams elude me night after inky night deserted landscape ______________________________________________ © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2014   Prompt: Dreams

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Desire

______________________________________________ Image – MorgueFile Free © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2014 Prompt: Desire

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Trip

 Trip ______________________________________________ © by rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2014  

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Sunset Stroll

Sunset stroll ~~ Sand and ebb unite ~~ Hearts exchange  Sand ______________________________________________ © by rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2014  

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Scraps

______________________________________________ My maternal grandmother was a excellent seamstress.  She created patterns, sewed and beaded evening gowns for proms, balls and weddings.  Born in 1900, she survived the Great Depression.  While raising two daughters as a single parent, my grandmother ran … Continue reading

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Wallflower’s First

Wallflower’s first dance She pirouettes until dawn Ballet slippers fly ______________________________________________ © by rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2014

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Dancing Trees Discourse

Carpe Diem’s 2nd episode of the “Use that Quote” Challenge.  The goal is to write a haiku, senryu, tanka or kyoka inspired on a given quote. Today’s quote: “Forget not that the Earth delights to feel your bare feet and … Continue reading

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Garden Path

Garden path Scattered tinted leaves Sparrows trill ______________________________________________ © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2014 Japanese Garden

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Empty Rocker – Small Stone

Also Day 9 – Small Stone Kristjaan Panneman, host of Carpe Diem Haiku Kai challenges us with a Carpe Diem Special for this month titled “empty swing” …  “The goal of this Special is to write a new haiku in … Continue reading

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