Tag Archives: seasons

Contrast #midnighthaiku

Cold winds sweep the heights Held in winter’s stubborn grasp Valleys decked with gold * Changing perspective Possibilities revealed In every moment

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Listening to the wind

Sleepless, I lay listening to the wind, wondering what it whispered and whence it came. It moved around the house, insinuating itself through the half open window, stealing across the bed to rattle the door; a silent intruder. Where had … Continue reading

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Unseasonable weather?

The primulas, I can understand. For all their delicate beauty, they are hardy little souls and are happy to flower in winter, even poking their petals through the snow. But, for the rest of my son’s newly planted garden, there … Continue reading

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Melding #midnighthaiku

* Never black and white Seasons blur the edge of time Winter dreams of spring *

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Cusp #midnighthaiku

* Winter world dreaming Cold shores remembering warmth Tides begin to turn *

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Catching dreams ~ Andrea Stephenson

Reblogged from Harvesting Hecate and featuring a book by Pamela S. Wight of roughwighting: On the first wintry day of the season frost crisps the landscape.  My breath billows in clouds of white.  The sun is honey, oozing through the … Continue reading

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Seeds of winter #tanka

The fruits of wisdom Grown on branches touched by frost Understand winter Tomorrow’s beauty set free Remembering yesterday For Colleen’s tanka challenge

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Chill #midnighthaiku

* Foreshadowing spring Wearing summer’s colours Winter remembers *  

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Out of season

A buzzard perches on a rain-blacked branch devoid of leaves. I cannot help but notice the bird as I pass, both of us huddled against the chill, it is the very image of winter. Dark fingers reach for the sky … Continue reading

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Memory #midnighthaiku

* Precious memories Fading to be forgetfulness A new summer calls * Rooted in the past What is born from what once was Living history * The wheel will still turn The fallen will still matter Life springing from loss … Continue reading

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