my eyes long to caress you smooth as silk your bronze glow accentuated by dawn my fingers can only momentary trace a message watery “I love yous” fade away as the sea draws lacy covers back remnant of a long night blurrs gold red rays warm your skin long legged birds celebrate your awakening I […]
Sun stands still blazing rays drink deeply I keep walking *** good to know you’ve got a friend no matter what the time the season bone chilled or sun filled days someone on whom you can depend * warm and welcome winter’s lantern a shelter from sheer dark and cold a hand to lead through the […]
entwined in white wisteria vine … spring moon © Lolly lifting her pink face nectar blows sweet over fields sun’s broad smile Lolly’s haiku is today’s inspiration for Carpe Diem Tokubetsudesu
I love you because your rays fill with delight what I radiate in the eve is a golden smile glow the stars twinkle and blush nightly because they know I respect you becasue you rise high in the sky my shape in the night a reflection you see is more of yourself and […]
Our host Kristjaan at Carpe Diem Haiku Kai enjoys to challenge us as we write haiku – “It’s my pleasure to present a new episode of our Haiku Writing Techniques. This time it’s all about “comparison”. Here is what I found about “comparison” in Jane Reichhold’s “Bare Bones, school of haiku”: In the words of Betty […]
There is beyond the winter beauty beneath the snow like a shivering bulb we know there is spring we cannot see its bud nor force its opening the sun alone can entice the bloom there is a beauty beyond winter we will shed this life’s pain perfect magnificence is held in secret an eternal spring […]
… it flowed away from yesterday journey’s path was set anew what came between us can’t be read in tomorrow’s news let us leap toward a new day one I see rising on the horizon no need for a replay let’s race to meet the sun A new year is time for many things. Yes […]
against morning dew parasol closed for the day no shade from the sun Carpe Diem’s prompt Mushroom.
Day starts early morning sounds drown in motion sun takes its time Jim Kacian’s Prompt through the Carpe Diem community is Morning in the City. What part of morning in the city do you enjoy?
just out of reach out of breath for trying you give me quite a race to the end of the day * just out of reach behind the sun is shining the outline finger traced you beckon me to play * just out of reach my will is bent on flying to meet you in […]