The Angles of Snow

 

the angles of snow

drift along the night time path –

fallen blossoms

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This poem was written in response to Carpe Diem #725, white 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 Sam Cooke –
 

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Orange Clouds

 

in orange clouds

bare black branches drift an inch

to sway back

 

the day’s debris

set adrift in orange clouds

turning darker

 

such hypnosis

in a sea of orange clouds

so we sail

 

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This poem was written in response to Carpe Diem’s Time Machine #1, Orange, 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 Staples Singers with a song called “Uncloudy Day”, which seems to contradict the haiku but it has exactly the right vibe 🙂