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 –

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The Rapture

 

the rapture of sun

in a red surge of poppies

bursting with bees

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This poem was written in response to Carpe Diem #666, Poppies, 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 The Rapture –
 

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.