japanese painting

Kristjaan’s prompt at Carpe Diem Haiku Kai  is “paint”


delicate brushstrokes

translucent koi swim in sync

watercolor wash



pond(ering) pageantry

Painters and poets learn by “copying” (imitating style of) the masters!


mandarin duck –
rain falls silently
from an oak

© Yosa Buson (1716-1783)

mandarin ducks glide

silent in feathered beauty

watercolor  rain

c) lynn__


Photo / inspiration from Carpe Diem Haiku Kai