Easter 2022 Haiku

old woman asleepsmiles, warm in the sunlightdreaming of May dance

dVerse — OLN 309 — winter haiku

cold brick notice brings a smile to rosy cheeks boots crunch snow to lake summer spirits empty winter pavilion smell of wood smoke bare trees stand, still winter benches brushed with snow along frozen lake straight steps soon turn away from the cloudy sun cold hands, warm heater Out and about on errands today, I…

dVerse — Poetics — Snow Crunches on the Sidewalk

Major Season (Sekki): Deep Winter Deep Winter is where there is no sign of the beauty of autumn or spring. The memory of autumn has faded and the hope of spring feels too far away. Micro-Season (Kō): Snow Crunches on the Sidewalk This is the time of year when temperatures dip so low that the…

Doodads — Big Christmas Trees 2021

This year two neighbors not too far from here decided to light up the trees in their front yards with lights.  It’s taken me this long to finally get pictures of them.  I stopped on my way to the library and snapped them.  Again, the new phone comes through for me with the night setting…