epic warfare

 

fantasy music–

dragon warriors battle

Conqueror of the Sky

spiritual warfare will

determine men’s destiny

 

 

Inspiration and, more haiku/tanka posted at Carpe Diem Haiku Kai

quick & quirky questions

 

Here’s a fun list (with my answers in bold).  I found these questions at: Like answering Questions? by kiwinana

 

1. Favorite animal? cow…now

2. Wine or beer? whine!

3. Socks on/off while sleeping? depends on if my feet feel cold 🙂

4. One piece or two piece bathing suit?  one piece

5. Cooking at home or eating out?  please take me out!

6. Pepsi or Coke?  no thanks (too much diet Coke in my past)

7. Regular or electric toothbrush?  LOVE my electric

8. Candy or chocolate?  chocolate, of course!


9. Coffee or tea?  herbal teas; chai is favorite

10. Music or talk radio?  music


11. Chick flick, action movie or documentary? chick flick romance

12. Regular or mechanical pencil? regular
 (mechanical drive me crazy)

13. Swimming or laying out?  both, alternately

14. Dog or cat?  Dog

15. What do you drive? SUV, van or sedan?  SUV

16. Early bird catches the worm or night owl?  reforming night owl

17. If you could eat only one food for the rest of your life what would it be?bananas

18. While sleeping: Phone by your side or in another room?  phone in other room


19. Singing in the shower, yes or no?  not me

20. Oreo cookies: Eat whole? Take apart and/or dunk?  whole (package)

 

Wanna play?  Copy & paste on blog, insert your own answers and link to me!

 

dancing in grove

van_gogh

olive trees by Van Gogh

 

mediterranean sun

pulsing rhythm

warm yellow sky

radiates, ripens

music of olives

leaves quiver

trees wave arms

trunks sway hips

shadows of oil

flow to sound

of cool blue

pyrenees bass

Promise – Thomas Bergersen

Carpe Diem Haiku Kai’s December theme, Let the Music Inspire You.

 

raven flower blooms

beauty attracts flutter-byes

celebrate sweet youth

pledge virginity to one

who will promise a lifetime

The Great Wall – Einar Englund

Carpe Diem Haiku Kai’s December theme, Let the Music Inspire You.

 

invaders threaten

emperor orders wall be built

red dragon parade

Concertino – Germaine Tailleferre

Carpe Diem Haiku Kai’s December theme, Let the Music Inspire You

december snowflakes

floating past, catch on warm tongue

flurries dissipate

Harpsichord Concerto – Pinottini

Carpe Diem Haiku Kai’s December theme, Let the Music Inspire You


 

chambermaid listens

dog lies at musicians’ feet

brocade, quill, and lace

Divertimento – Anna Bon

Carpe Diem Haiku Kai’s December theme, Let the Music Inspire You


 

amorous courtship

pair of lovebirds in pear tree

dovetailed nesters dance

 

Fantasie – Fanny Medelssohn

Carpe Diem Haiku Kai’s December theme, Let the Music Inspire You


 

musical siblings

piano and cello play

duet…or duel?

 

Fanny was a sister to Felix and a wonderful composer in her own right!

Flowers’ Waltz – Tchaikovsky

Carpe Diem Haiku Kai’s December theme, Let the Music Inspire You


 

texan bluebonnets

wave swells across pasture

breeze stirring wild joy

Air – J.S. Bach

Carpe Diem Haiku Kai’s December theme: Let the Music Inspire You

 

first gleam of daylight

glory crescendoes in clouds

sun slowly rises

Raindrop prelude – Chopin

Carpe Diem Haiku Kai’s December theme: Let the Music Inspire You

raindrops fall gently

converge in heavy downpour

storm cleanses landscape

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