Such Stillness

wind whistles
through fluttering leaves
such stillness

PR

12/12/15

Inspired by

such stillness
piercing the rock
cicada’s voice

© Basho (Tr. Jane Reichhold)

See the discussion by the Masters on the “piercing the rock” line of this haiku at
Carpe Diem Haiku

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Goodwill Choka

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Photo of a house in our neighborhood

Christmas drawing near
Season of goodwill and thanks
Children’s full delight
Pure in heart among us all
Anticipating
Santa’s sleigh on Christmas Eve
Some chimneys he makes
it down some he’s just too fat
But he vows to find a way

Pat R

12/12/15