joy of light series


glow of a cat’s eyes
hunting for unwary mice
stealthy night prowler
tail twitches, whiskers quiver
hunch low, slink silent, then pounce!




No joy in this for the mouse (obviously) but another take on “joy of light” theme at Carpe Diem Haiku Kai.

11 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. rothpoetry
    Dec 28, 2020 @ 19:55:40

    He is ready to scare the mess out of you!


  2. kim881
    Mar 31, 2019 @ 01:14:15

    You captured the capture in your vivid cat tanka, Lynn!


  3. yassy
    Mar 30, 2019 @ 13:30:56

    Very vivid ! Quite a picture in my mind as I read.


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