Dragged From the Waves

 

dragged from the waves

the days had songs and feasts once

cormorant fishing

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This poem was written in response to Carpe Diem #1217 Cormorant fishing (Ukai), another great prompt from Chèvrefeuille at Carpe Diem Haiku Kai. All of the poems in the link-up can be read here. And, to finish, here’s My Bloody Valentine –

The Night Stands Still

 

the night stands still

yellow behind the branches

moon viewing

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This poem was written in response to Carpe Diem’s Time Travel, Ancient Japanese Poetry To Inspire You #3 Hyakunin-isshu, A Hundred Verses From Old Japan, another great prompt from Chèvrefeuille at Carpe Diem Haiku Kai. All of the poems in the link-up can be read here. And to finish, here’s AC/DC –