Ancient Road

ancient road…
the trails of the masters
absorbed in fallen leaves
© Adjei Agyei-Baah

now tales of ancient journeys
nurtured in splash of color

Pat R

5/27/17

For

Carpe Diem Tan Renga Challenge

&

Daily Haiku Challenge

A Drop of Dew

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a drop of dew
sits on a rock
like a diamond
© Kawabata Bosha

in its last hurrah before
surrendering to the sun

Pat R

5/27/17

For Carpe Diem Tan Renga

&

Daily Haiku Challenge

A Taste of Nature

taste of nature–
sweet blackberry bushes
sing to child and bees© Sara McNulty

a taste of summer sunshine
on sticky little fingers

Pat R

5/18/17

For Carpe Diem Haiku

&

Daily Haiku Challenge

An Autumn Leaf

now it reveals its hidden side
and now the other—thus it falls,
an autumn leaf
© Ryokan Taigu

as it falls through the stillness
a final playful tumble

Pat R

5/16/17

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Daily Haiku Challenge

Power & Allure

1
power of love
I’ve succumb to its charms
allure of the flame

2
magical powers
the allure of the moon
fairytale romance

Pat R

5/16/17

For

Colleens Weekly Poetry Challenge

&

Daily Haiku Challenge