loud rowdy blues

Linking to Eliot Dybden’s Shadorma November at Along the Interstice. A shadorma has six lines with no rhyme or meter, except for a syllable structure of 3/5/3/3/7/5.

 

bluejay punks

images

public domain

nab spilt corn kernels

feathered flash

raucous caws

gather together in grove

living thanksgiving

 

the feather

Inspired by Ese’s beautiful haiku at Carpe Diem Haiku Kai and Hans Christian Anderson’s classic The Ugly Duckling.

 

left behind

in the frozen pond

white feather

© Ese

 

winter pond freezing

young duckling missed migration

white swan escapes ice

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pheasant pleasantries

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“haiga” for Carpe Diem Haiku Kai