Cold Shadow #atozchallenge #poetry #photography


c in the snow

imprint in the snow

crystalline shadow

cold leaves its mark

*

cold leaves its mark

covering fall’s scars

melted remains

*

melted remains

white blanket memory

imprint in the snow

 

the haiku cascade allows the poet to continue a thought while maintaining the quality of the haiku form.

****

“If a poet is anybody, he is somebody to whom things made matter very little – somebody who is obsessed by Making.
~e.e. cummings

 

As a writer/ poet what are you obsessed with making????

atoz-oldbook-01-wb

 

 

Published by moondustwriter

Thank you for visiting Moondustwriter. In 2019, we have an exciting project. We are developing elementary curriculum for Ugandan children. As a writer, it is a thrill to help children who want to learn. Along with the curriculum, we hope to develop simple fictions about Uganda for the children to read at school. Trust me books are in short supply. We will use our trusted story tellers: a butterfly and a lion to make the stories come alive. Stay tuned as Bethany and Me put pen to paper. I've been part of the blogging community for more than 10 years. Some old timers may remember the award winning (2012 Twitter Shorty ) blog community - One Stop Poetry. I was the (quiet) originator of the idea and co-producer of One Stop Poetry. I am a published writer, poet, artist and photographer. I have written, as well as edited, for periodicals, radio, blogs and fellow writers. There are many facets to this moon - thanks for stopping by.

Join the Conversation

21 Comments

  1. Imprint in the shadow,crystalline snow , sounds beautiful , this beauty is hard to take when we have to shovel to clear it. Poets make everything sound so beautiful!
    Thank you Leslie I love your poem.

    Like

  2. Beautiful, wonderful–I just learned of this form recently, and will post my first attempt soon. Yours, and the others I’ve seen, make for hard acts to follow.

    Like

  3. Thank you for visiting my blog today. It is nice meeting such a talented person. I enjoyed your haiku poetry. Thank you for sharing

    Like

  4. Novels. I could draft novels forever not really mattering about the finished item.. None of mine are finished.. yet I’m struggling doing the AtoZ while April Camp nano’s on and I could be drafting my next novel.. obsessed? me? maybe..
    Great C, Lovely haiku

    Like

  5. I enjoy Haiku and dabble, myself, but I’ve never heard of Haiku Cascade. Thanks for the info–will have to try it! This is a very informative, creative and enjoyable theme you’ve got going! Can’t wait to see all 26!

    Like

  6. I didn’t even know haiku cascade is a thing! I did a few a few months back as part of a poetry a day for a week challenge and though it was posted per day, it was written to be read continuously! Your haiku and the cascade thing make me so happy 🙂

    Like

  7. Every weekend i used to pay a visit this web site, for the reason that i want enjoyment,
    since this this site conations really nice funny stuff too.

    Like

Leave a comment

Leave a Reply to moondustwriter Cancel reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Belinda Witzenhausen

Writer, Creativity Coach, Book Reviewer & Artist

lightravellerkate

reflections on life as an house sitter and perpetual traveller

Kristen's Kindergarten

Kindergarten Classroom ideas

Josie Two Shoes

Life at Sixty-five

Read. Pray. Love. Daily.

"O begin!...Whether you like it or no, read and pray daily. It is for your life; there is no other way: else you will be a trifler all your days" -- John Wesley

She Speaks Wisdom 2

Proverbs 31:26

onewildword

Write Wild. Write Now.

River Maria Urke

Heart of a Poet ~ Eyes of an Artist

Broken Believers

Serving Rascals, Clumsy Disciples, and Mentally Ill Believers with the Unconditional Love of Jesus Christ

Renewing Our Minds

"And be not conformed to this world: but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind..." (Romans 12:2)

Atomic Scribbles

Atomic Stories and Lovecraftian Writings.

Where Words Daily Come Alive.com

Poems which make you smile each day!

Didi Oviatt

Author of suspense novels Justice For Belle, Search For Maylee, Aggravated Momentum, and a medley of short stories.

Truth2Freedom's Blog

"There is but one straight course, and that is to seek truth and pursue it steadily" - George Washington letter to Edmund Randolph — 1795. Going beyond the MSM idealogical opinion/bias and their tabloid news with a distractional superficial focus on entertainment, sensationalism, emotionalism and activist reporting - this blogs goal is to, in some small way, put a plug in the broken dam of truth and save as many as possible from the consequences—temporal and eternal. "The further a society drifts from truth, the more it will hate those who speak it." - George Orwell

A Worshiper's Journal

a Devotional Blog by Roy McMillan

%d bloggers like this: