smell of earth is yellow
/squint your eye/
make believe

there’s life in the bush
a suckling song

raw light
is life itself ~
can you hear the crocus?

yellow-wall-skip-nallReal Toads prompt (Translators of Japanese poetry have noted that approximately 12 syllables in English are the same length as the traditional 17)


39 thoughts on “Lately

      1. Thanks, Angie. I’ve been buried in Facebook-land but I clawed my way out and rediscovered this little haven of published creativity. I think it’s better here, somehow . . .

  1. Yes, that’s such a good tip about the 12 syllables in English, isn’t it? I didn’t do haiku this time, but will remember it for the future. Yours are lovely! I particularly like the idea of hearing the crocus.

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