In the White Blossom

 

in the white blossom

petals that fall each second

each second

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This poem was written in response to Carpe Diem Sparkling Stars # 21, Buson’s “I came to the cherry blossoms”, another great prompt hosted by Chèvrefeuille at Carpe Diem Haiku Kai. All of the poems in the link-up can be read here. And, to finish, here’s Nick Drake –
 

Feasts!

 

feasts!  it seems…

on damp nights on my kitchen floor

for slugs, but not snails

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This poem was written in response to Carpe Diem “Little Creatures” #15, Buson’s “Mud-Snails, another great prompt hosted by Chèvrefeuille at Carpe Diem Haiku Kai. All of the poems in the link-up can be read here.