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Tuesday
Aug192014

In The Dark

in the dark
of a midnight window
greyhound dreams

#haiku #poetry #greyhound
I spent all day editing a long (for me) poem. Merciless, that was me. So then I wrote this new haiku on it. Not sure it is worth the photo, but hey, makes me happy. Peach

Saturday
Aug162014

Can't Sleep

can't sleep under
the River of Heaven
jasmine tea

#haiku #poetry #poem #MilkyWay
The River of Heaven is another name for the Milky Way.

Thursday
Aug142014

Over The Hill

 

over the hill  

where the clear water runs  

wild geese  

 

#haiku #poetry #poem #rainbow

 

Title: Katada no rakugan

Title Translation: Descending geese at Katada.

Creator(s): Andō, Hiroshige, 1797-1858, artist

Date Created/Published: 1857.

Medium: 1 print : woodcut, color ; 37.4 x 25.3 cm.

Summary: Print shows building at the end of a long pier, boats moored along the shoreline, a flock of geese descending upon the lake, and mountains in the background.

Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-jpd-00337 (digital file from original print)

Rights Advisory: No known restrictions on publication.

Access Advisory: Restricted access; material extremely fragile; please use online digital image.

Call Number: FP 2 - JPD, no. 334 (A size) [P&P]

Repository: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

Notes:

Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006.

From the series: Ōmi hakkei : Eight views of Ōmi Province.

Format: vertical Oban Nishikie.

Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).

Tuesday
Aug122014

Wait For It

wait for it

elephants in the fog  

above Dillon Beach  

 

#haiku #poetry #poem #ElephantRocks

Sunday
Aug102014

Darkness

darkness
a flash of feathers
in the trees

#haiku #poetry #poem #barnowl