Tag Archives: seasons

Waters

There is a pool; Its waters are held Within the chalice of earth Reflecting the sky. It sparkles, calm and still, Glinting in the sunlight, Glittering with the stars That play across its surface, As day turns to night turns … Continue reading

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Beckoning #midnighthaiku

Winter’s grey shadows Chased away by memory Summer’s end beckons

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Renewal #midnighthaiku

Winter’s days darken The promise of golden spring Leads to renewal

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Defiance #midnighthaiku

Defiant beauty Battered and bedraggled yet Inner heart open *

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Golden…

My hair’s a mess and lacking life I’m feeling fat and frumpy. Although I gave up vanity A while ago… I’m grumpy. I ache in bits I will not name And every bone and tooth, I don’t mind growing older … Continue reading

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Challenge #midnighthaiku

Late summer magic Multi-hued petals open Challenging autumn *

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Aged #midnighthaiku

Summer’s final blaze Bright against autumnal skies Inner light glowing

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Turn #midnighthaiku

Summer days melting Leave cold winter far behind A breath in the air *

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Patience

Last year, my son had his garden re-done. The heavy sleepers supporting the old decking had rotted beyond salvation and what should have been a quick repair job became a major undertaking that took all summer and well into the … Continue reading

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Flame #midnighthaiku

Beyond wind and rain Summer breathes on her ashes Spring ignites the flame *

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