Tag Archives: ageing

Treasure #midnighthaiku

* Autumn’s gold now spent Emptiness reveals treasure Heart takes flight in joy * * Winter’s hidden gift Sailing a frosty sunrise Time melts like snowflakes * * Light as a feather Ending becomes beginning Journey continues *

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Time #midnighthaiku

* Swift days of summer Time too fragile to be held Years pass unnoticed Youth that fades with the flowers Bears seed and fruit in winter *

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Treasure #midnighthaiku

* Beyond summer’s glow Hidden treasures are revealed Nature’s rich harvest *

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Warmth #midnighthaiku

* Memories captured Warmth on a cold autumn day Timeless adventures *

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Harvest #midnighthaiku

* Harvesting summer Gathering the fruits of warmth Feeding the spirit *

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Late #midnighthaiku

* Stalwart survivors Defy time’s relentless march Hope for late bloomers *

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Waiting…

Summer devours spring A passionate appetite Fallen petals mourn In the heart of yesterday Tomorrow awaits its birth For Colleen’s poetry challenge

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Maturity #midnighthaiku

Moments in the sun Soft bloom of youth quickly fades Showy petals fall Veils fall one by one Seeds of wisdom unfurling Deeper beauty grows  

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Growing old disgracefully…

Yesterday, I shared a poem about my great grandmother. Today would have been her two hundred and fifty fourth birthday and her cake would be a fire hazard. She would have been a hundred and twenty seven years old… and … Continue reading

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Silver

“When did that happen?” “What?” “You’re going silver….” My son was frowning as he focussed on my hair in the winter sunlight as we watched the fish in the pond. I didn’t like to mention that I wasn’t the only … Continue reading

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