#Haikai Challenge #128 (2/29/20): east wind (kochi)

Satellite photo of the Midwest and Northeast U.S. locked in the grips of an Arctic blast on Dec. 27, 2017.
Image: nasa worldview of Arctic Blast from 12/27/17

 

Chicago’s east wind
Gains lake’s chilled momentum –
MI feathers ruffle.

Image result for small ruffled bird painting
“Ruffled Feathers” by Billie Colson

 

Frank J. Tassone is the host of Haikai Challenge.  Frank says:
This week, write the haikai poem of your choice (haiku, senryu, haibun, tanka, haiga, renga, etc.) that alludes to the East wind (Kochi).

9 Comments Add yours

    1. msjadeli says:

      And the cold continues, yes. Bone-chilling outside for humans, with layers on. The poor birds!

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  1. rothpoetry says:

    Brrr! Nice Lisa. …that is a cute bird
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  2. Gina says:

    Poor shivering baby as winds gain speed. I can feel the ripples off the Great Lake.

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  3. Reblogged this on Frank J. Tassone and commented:
    #Haiku Happenings #2: Jade Li’s latest haiku for my current #haikai challenge!

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  4. Jules says:

    The days are in the 60’s the nights still in the 30’s –
    It’s a wonder if we can keep our health not knowing how to dress!
    Really nice illustration of that robin!

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    1. msjadeli says:

      Today it’s sunny and in the 50s, which has warmed the house right up. Another day with the heat turned off, yay!

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