Tag Archives: rain

Threshold, whiskey galore? ~ Christine Mallaband-Brown #writephoto

‘Well it was like this officer’ she said, ‘we were down on the beach and saw the cave’. She sneezed, the cold was getting into her bones ‘ it reminded me of the film “whiskey galore” based on the book … Continue reading

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Alchemy #midnighthaiku

* Nature’s alembic The essence of a moment Distilled and captured *  

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Guest author: Roberta Eaton ~ Beliefs and myths of southern Africa II – The Khoikhoi (Hottentots)

Roberta Eaton, aka Robbie Cheadle, shares the second of her posts on the beliefs and myths of her home. The first post in the series can be found by clicking HERE. At the time when European settlement began, the Khoikhoi … Continue reading

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Overkill #midnighthaiku

  One little complaint A deluge drowns the morning Clouds swallow the sun Be careful what you ask for Sometimes wishes do come true

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Drought…

Sullen summer skies Heavily prescient clouds Threatening thunder Lightening the oppression Showering parched earth with joy For Colleen’s poetry challenge

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Chasing carrots…

It has been hot in England recently… hotter than usual, even for summer. There has been no rain in my part of the country for weeks now and the ground is parched and cracked. Harvests are being brought in early, … Continue reading

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Horatio Clarke ~ Notes to Women #writephoto

Cora walked along the path, the new bonnet in her hand. While the family was entertaining the vicar and his family, she opted to venture out here. Her face was turned up to the sky, her flushed cheeks becoming. She … Continue reading

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Clouds #midnighthaiku

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Pastoral #midnighthaiku

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Weeping #midnighthaiku

Weeping summer tears A thousand sunburts falter As a flower dies * For Frank J. Tassone’s haikai challenge.  

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