A Mermaid


fast as silver

moonlight dropped in the abyss

a mermaid


from the purity

of the abyss a mermaid

looks at silver hooks


This poem was written in response to March 26, 2018: Mermaid, another great prompt at Seeds and Sand. The prompt and poems can be read here. And, to finish, here’s Fleetwood Mac –

Soon, Brother


soon, brother

an autumn leaf

in moonlight


in moonlight

each footstep

fallen leaves


This poem was written in response to Carpe Diem #1232 abstract autumn (unknown artist), 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 the Walker Brothers –