A Fist of Fog

 

a fist of fog

holds the ocean to open

moon-bright flowers

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This poem was written in response to March 7, 2018: Rainy Forest, another great prompt at Seeds and Sand. The prompt and poems can be read here. And, to finish, here’s Ennio Morricone –

Far-off Echoes

 

far-off echoes

of an ocean to get back to

I’m an empty shell

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This poem was written in response to Carpe Diem #1043 emptiness, 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 Raveonettes –

A Shred of Days

 

A shred of days

Soon capsizes in oceans

Of departure

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This poem was written for Carpe Diem Ghost Writer #32, A Dream Within A Dream, another great prompt hosted by Chèvrefeuille at Carpe Diem Haiku Kai. In this prompt our guest writer, Jen from Blog It Or Lose It, presented us with “A Dream within a Dream” by Edgar Allan Poe, and asked for our responses. All of the poems in the link-up can be read here. Meanwhile, here’s a wistful Kinks song about days (complete with some classic 1960s BBC radio commentary).