Posts Tagged ‘haiku’

Spring wedding

Posted: April 22, 2015 in Nature, Poetry
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At work yesterday, the constant, wailing wind spread white blossoms past our windows in a parody of winter snow, prompting this seasonal haiku.

Fierce wind spreads blossoms
Like petals at a wedding
Adorning earth bride

Fast food

Posted: March 31, 2015 in Nature, Poetry
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Hawk’s wings beat the air
Hangs in sky one brief moment
Choosing her fast food

Saturday haiku

Posted: March 14, 2015 in Poetry
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We as flowers do
Turn our faces toward the sun
My sunshine is you

Winter haiku

Posted: February 12, 2015 in Poetry
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Fluffy snow blanket
Dirty, pocked, and melting now
Fragrant laundry dries

Desert haiku

Posted: January 24, 2015 in Nature, Poetry
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Bright-winged bird perches
Atop sharp-thorned saguaro
Life filled with choices

Christmas snowfall

Posted: January 6, 2015 in Poetry
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Silent snow adorns
Cattle, sheep, live Christmas trees
Nature’s swaddling clothes

Air travel

Posted: December 13, 2014 in Poetry
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I’m not traveling by air today but by car.  However, this is a haiku I penned while on the way back from France in October.  I think the feeling applies to travel of all sorts.

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Coyote

Posted: December 10, 2014 in Animals, Poetry
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Open house

Posted: December 3, 2014 in Nature, Poetry
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Open house season
Birds’ and squirrels’ nests to view
No curtains to draw

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