Summer Waves

IMG_5522 big splash

Carpe Diem #771 natsu no nami (summer waves)

wind and surf

above a whisper

summer waves

PR

7/08/15

kisagata ya nami no ue yuku mushi no koe

Kisa Lagoon–
riding on the waves
insects singing  © Kobayashi Issa

also by Issa:

hamamatsu ya semi ni yorube no nami no koe

Hamamatsu beach–
helping out the cicadas
singing waves  ©  Kobayashi Issa

shimmering sky
behind a thin veil of heat –
seagulls cry © Chèvrefeuille

http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.com/2015/07/carpe-diem-771-natsu-no-nami-summer.html

Autumn

autumn leaves
headed back to earth
perpetual cycle

PR

7/07/15

   Inspired by

 Carpe Diem Perpetuum Carpe Diem Perpetuum Mobile #1

A new form of haiku expressing mobility in nature in particular.

My is my second attempt.

For further reading please follow link below

 http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.com/2015/07/carpe-diem-perpetuum-mobile-1.html?m=1

Pages

image

Photo Credit: www.smithsonianmag.com

PAGES

on aged pages
the smell of history
the story goes on

PR

7/07/15

Our host’s attempt:

Inspired by the photo:

old library
the sweet smell of books
and all that wisdom

© Chèvrefeuille

For further reading and other responses follow

http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.com/2015/07/carpe-diem-tokubetsudesu-51-classical.html?m=1