Here is what Professor Peipei Qiu, The Author of Bashô and the Dao says about kikôbun, a similar style of writing to haibun: ‛The Japanese literary travel journal (kikôbun) has been closely related to poetry. It characteristically weaves poems and the introductory narratives in a sequential order. The travel journals that existed before Bashô were […]
A red white and blue day we celebrate freedom grateful the flag waves * children, pool, ice cream leaning back in our chairs cheer fiery display Today’s writing prompt for the Daily Post – “It’s Your Party.” How do you celebrate??? Photography © images of Moondust Designs 2014
The stars brilliantly stayed in line. Planets knew their place. It was time for the interplanetary firework display The Leonids put all earthly pyrotechnics to shame! Thanks to Tune Tezel for the awesome shot of the Leonid shower Thanks Monkey Man for the weekly Flash Fiction in 160 characters show.
Look at the stage for the final bow as the cast says adieu to the last show *** Look into the sky as the last of the sparks on the forth of July fall to the ground *** Look in the lake smooth as glass as the ripple circles its last *** Look in the […]