Glad

 

glad

crocus golds

spring sun

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This poem was written in response to Carpe Diem Special #135, Santoka Taneda’s “reflection” & CD’s “Haiku Writing Techniques #9 “freestyle haiku”, 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 are the fans of Crystal Palace FC –
 

To Hypnotise Spring

 

to hypnotise spring

the crocus petals dazzle

persuasively

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This poem was written in response to Carpe Diem Time Machine #2 “Crocus”, 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 some ’70s glam from Mott the Hoople –